SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lone Star Lake
VESSEL NO.: 31
VESSEL FORM: Carinated 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: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); fire clouding on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); fire clouding on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 8.6 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.1
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 26.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 26.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.4 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved continuous scroll and semi-circle motif that is repeated four times around the vessel. The large semi-circle also has a small central engraved circle within it.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Caldwell
Ripley Engraved, var. Caldwell carinated bowl, Lone Star Lake site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Lone Star Lake 31" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 581.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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