SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 11, Pot 11
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Compound bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); fire clouding on the base; organic residue on the lip, rim, and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.1 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 17.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 17.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.6
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.3 liters
DECORATION: The upper and narrow rim panel has three horizontal engraved lines. The lower and broader rim panel has an engraved scroll and semi-circle motif repeated five times around the vessel.
TYPE: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. Caldwell
Ripley Engraved, var. Caldwell compound bowl, Burial 11, Pot 11.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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