SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lone Star Lake
VESSEL NO.: 49
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: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.5 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 12.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.71 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved scroll and circle (Thurmond 1990) repeated only three times around the vessel. The scroll fill zones are filled with ovals or negative ovals created by excising. The central circle element has an inner diamond element as well as a small excised dot. A red clay pigment has been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Galt
Ripley Engraved, var. Galt carinated bowl, Lone Star Lake site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Lone Star Lake 49" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 576.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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