SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lone Star Lake
VESSEL NO.: 47
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: black (10YR 2/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown (10YR 3/2)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 4.5 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body and burnished on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 7.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.4
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.19 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has four sets of upper and lower engraved/excised pendant triangles and horizontal scrolls. The pendant triangles and scrolls are divided by vertical excised brackets, not engraved circles or diamonds (cf. Thurmond 1990).
TYPE: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney
Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney carinated bowl, Lone Star Lake site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Lone Star Lake 47" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 578.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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