SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 1, Pot 6
VESSEL FORM: Compound bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct to slightly everted rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.2 mm, rim
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 20.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.8 liters
DECORATION: The upper rim panel has three broadly spaced horizontal engraved lines. The lower rim panel has four alternating sets of engraved semi-circles and nested triangles, with oval scroll fill zones outlined by cross-hatching within the nested triangles. The semi-circle element has two semi-circles, while the nested triangle element has two triangles, the smaller of which has a negative oval with a central dashed line.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified compound bowl, Burial 1, Pot 6.
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
Tell us how this article helped you.