SITE NO.: 41MR12
FEATURE: Line of Artifacts
VESSEL NO.: 41MR12-63
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl with a direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded, lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
WALL THICKNESS: 5.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT: 6.0 cm
ORIFICE DIAMETER: 14.5 cm
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK: N/A
BASE DIAMETER: 6.0 cm
ESTIMATED VOLUME: 0.5 liters
DECORATION: Engraved on the rim with the pendant triangle motif, consisting of horizontal scrolls on either side of a central circle or button element, and small pendant triangles both above and below the horizontal scroll. On this vessel, the central circle or button element is repeated twice on the rim.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved
Ripley Engraved carinated bowl from the “line of artifacts” at the Ben McKinney site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41MR12, Line of Artifacts, 63" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 310.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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