SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: G. W. Rumsey
VESSEL NO.: 62
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (10YR 5/3); fire clouding on the rim and body; organic residue on the rim
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.6 mm, rim; 6.6 mm, body; 12.1 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 28.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 27.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.3 liters
DECORATION: The rim has a continuous scroll motif (Thurmond 1990) repeated four times around the vessel rim. The upper and lower scroll fill zones have negative ovals and excised areas.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Rumsey site, Vessel 62.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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