VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.846
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body; charred organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.0 mm; body, 6.8 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 23.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 21.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.2; flat and circular
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.4
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 or dividers with negative ovals or triangles. Above and below each of the scrolls are excised pendant triangles.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: white pigment in the engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Gandy carinated bowl, Henry Williams cemetery, Burial 1, Vessel 2003.08.846.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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