SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 16, Pot 9
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bottle with a slightly flaring neck
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 5.1; 10.5 cm is the maximum body diameter
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.36 liters
DECORATION: The vessel body has four stacked curvilinear scrolls, two unadorned, one with hatched pendant triangles, and the last forming a scroll and circle motif; the circles have smaller excised circles and six rays within them. Above and below the stacked scrolls are four sets of engraved triangles with negative ovals formed by the hatching of the corners of the triangles. There are hatched pendant triangles on either side of the upper set of triangles and negative ovals, but not on the lower set.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified bottle, Burial 16, Pot 9.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 16, Pot 9" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 31.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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