SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 13, Pot 5
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 21.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 21.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.7 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved continuous scroll motif repeated six times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones have a cross-hatched triangle element, a single short vertical engraved line, and an oval-shaped element with a short dashed line or spur within it. A white kaolin clay pigment has been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Burial 13, Pot 5.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 13, Pot 5" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 41.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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