SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lone Star Lake
VESSEL NO.: 48
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded 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): 4.2 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.25 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved scroll and circle (Thurmond 1990) repeated four times around the vessel. The scroll fill zones are filled with curvilinear lines rather than ovals or negative ovals. The central circle element has an inner circle with excised rays or spurs along its outer margins.
TYPE: cf. 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 48" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 577.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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