VESSEL NO.: Burial 7, Vessel 47; 2003.08.865
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog; sandy paste
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
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 7.3 mm; body, 7.0 mm; base, 10.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 30.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 29.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.34
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. Each scroll is divided from the other by vertical brackets. Above and below each scroll are small excised pendant triangles.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Gandy carinated bowl, Enis Smith cemetery, Burial 7, Vessel 47.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41UR317, Burial 7, Vessel 47, 2003.08.865" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 393.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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