SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: B. J. Horton
VESSEL NO.: Burial 10, Pot 11
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim with 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: very pale brown (10YR 7/3); fire clouding on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.6 mm, rim; 8.1 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 28.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 27.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved scroll and circle motif (Thurmond 1990) repeated four times around the vessel. The central engraved circle is plain or otherwise embellished. The upper and lower scroll fill zones include cross-hatched columns and triangular areas.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Galt
Ripley Engraved, var. Galt carinated bowl rim sherds, Burial 10, Pot 11, B. J. Horton site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Burial 10, Pot 11, B. J. Horton" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 528.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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