SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lone Star Lake
VESSEL NO.: 60
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown (10YR 4/2)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown (10YR 4/2)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.0 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 20.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 19.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.4 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. Each scroll has a single upper and lower tick mark instead of a scroll fill zone. The scrolls are divided by four vertical or near vertical engraved lines that together resemble an engraved bracket. The engraved lines are filled with a red clay pigment.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl, Lone Star Lake site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Lone Star Lake 60" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 574.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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