SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lone Star Lake
VESSEL NO.: 68
NON-PLASTICS: grog and charred organics
VESSEL FORM: Bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown (10YR 4/2)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown (10YR 5/2); fire clouding on the base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.6 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.33 liters
DECORATION: The rim area has 18 large alternating engraved nested triangles around the vessel.
TYPE: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified bowl, Lone Star Lake site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Lone Star Lake 68" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 573.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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