SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: G. W. Rumsey
VESSEL NO.: 19b
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1); fire clouding on the rim
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.0 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 25.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 25.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.7
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.9 liters
DECORATION: The rim has a simplified horizontal interlocking scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. There are no connecting brackets or excised/hatched scroll dividers (see Thurmond 1990) on this engraved vessel, only short vertical engraved lines in their place.
TYPE: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. Pilgrims
Ripley Engraved, var. Pilgrims carinated bowl, Rumsey site, Vessel 19b.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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