SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: G. W. Rumsey
VESSEL NO.: 57
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: grayish-brown (10YR 5/2)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (10YR 5/3); fire clouding
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.6 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body and burnished on the rim
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 17.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.77 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved scroll motif (cf. Thurmond 1990) repeated five times around the vessel. The scroll dividers consist of excised brackets, but without the s-shaped elements.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy carinated bowl, Rumsey site, Vessel 57.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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