VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.721
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 9.1 mm; body, 8.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.7
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 26.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 26.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.9; flat and circular
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.98
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved scroll motif repeated an unknown number of times around the vessel (probably four times, but only a portion of the rim is available). The scrolls are divided by hatched brackets, and there are upper and lower hatched scroll fill zones.
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 19, Vessel 2003.08.721.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41UR318, Burial 19, 2003.08.721" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 366.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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