VESSEL NO.: Burial 11, Vessel 52; 2003.08.1741
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog, hematite, and organics
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a 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
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 8.6 mm; body, 8.0 mm; base, 12.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 28.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 27.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.3
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has a simple horizontal scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. The scrolls are divided by excised brackets.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl, Frank Smith cemetery, Burial 11, Vessel 52.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41UR326, Burial 11, Vessel 52, 2003.08.1741" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 423.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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