SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Keith
VESSEL NO.: Burial 1, Pot 6
NON-PLASTICS: bone and grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (7.5YR 5/4)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown (10YR 5/2)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.7 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.65 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved pendant triangle motif (Thurmond 1990) with alternating circle (n=2) and diamond (n=2) central elements. Each central element also has a small central circle with four excised rays or spurs.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney
Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney carinated bowl, Burial 1, Pot 6, Keith site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Burial 1, Pot 6, Keith" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 587.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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