SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 11, Pot 4b
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)
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 19.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 18.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.3
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.8 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved circle and nested triangle motif repeated four times around the vessel. Each of the circles have a very small centrally-placed open circle within it. The nested triangle element has an engraved oval within it, and the scroll fill zones above the nested triangles have excised brackets and narrow near-vertical columns. A white kaolin clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Cash
Two rim sherds from a Ripley Engraved, var. Cash carinated bowl, Burial 11, Pot 4b.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 11, Pot 4b" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 47.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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