SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 13, Pot 3
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); fire clouding on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); fire clouding on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.6 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 5.7
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.47 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved scroll and circle motif repeated four times around the vessel. The large central circles each have a small inner swastika-in-circle element. A white kaolin clay pigment has been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Galt
Ripley Engraved, var. Galt carinated bowl, Burial 13, Pot 3.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 13, Pot 3" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 42.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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