VESSEL NO.: Burial 6, Vessel 38; 2003.08.220
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 7.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.3; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.26
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has four rectangular engraved zones with upper and lower large excised pendant triangles. The zones are separated by vertical excised brackets with an inner negative S-shaped element.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl, Enis Smith cemetery, Burial 6, Vessel 38.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41UR317, Burial 6, Vessel 38, 2003.08.220" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 396.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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