SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 9, Pot 1
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); fire clouding on the body and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); fire clouding on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.1 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.4
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.69 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved bisected diamond motif repeated five times around the vessel. Each bisected diamond motif is in a panel defined by vertical engraved lines at the panel margins. Within the panel is a single large triangle element with a smaller triangle or diamond within it. The larger triangle element has a single spur or line extending from its apex. There is also an interior engraved line at the vessel carination and around the base.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Reed
Ripley Engraved, var. Reed carinated bowl, Burial 9, Pot 1.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 9, Pot 1" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 54.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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