SITE NO.: 41MR12
FEATURE: Burial I
VESSEL NO.: 41MR12-52
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Compound bowl with an everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
WALL THICKNESS: 7.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT: 27.2 cm
ORIFICE DIAMETER: 27.5 cm
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK: 29.0 cm at the carination of the lower rim panel
BASE DIAMETER: 9.4 cm
ESTIMATED VOLUME: 6.0 liters
DECORATION: The upper rim panel is plain, but the lower panel has engraved interlocking horizontal scrolls. There are hour-glass shaped engraved elements on either end of the central scroll line. Each of the interlocking scrolls are divided by other hour-glass-shaped engraved elements that extend from the rim to the vessel carination.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved
Ripley Engraved compound bowl, MR12-52, from Burial I at the Ben McKinney site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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