VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.958
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.6 mm; body, 7.4 mm; base, 10.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 20.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 18.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 20.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.8; flat and circular
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.2
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. The scrolls are divided by open brackets. The scroll fill zones consist of either one upper or one lower triangular-shaped engraved area
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy carinated bowl, Henry Williams cemetery, Burial 30, Vessel 2003.08.958.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41RU318, Burial 30, 2003.08.958" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 328.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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