VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.712
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.0 mm; body, 7.0 mm; base, 11.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 18.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 17.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.8; flat and circular
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.99
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has engraved scrolls repeated four times around the vessel. The scrolls are divided by excised brackets. Above and below each of the scroll lines are excised pendant triangles. There is a single engraved horizontal line at the interior carination point.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Gandy carinated bowl, Henry Williams cemetery, Burial 18, Vessel 2003.08.712.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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