VESSEL NO.: Burial 5, Vessel 35; 2003.08.1242
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.1 mm; body, 5.9 mm; base, 9.7 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.7
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 18.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 17.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.2; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.97
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has four diamond in a circle elements between short horizontal scrolls that end with an upper engraved bracket element. Above and below the scrolls are excised pendant triangles.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney
Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney carinated bowl, Herbert Taft cemetery, Burial 5, Vessel 35.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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