SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 23, Pot 1
VESSEL FORM: Compound bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
HEIGHT (IN CM): 24.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 33.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 31.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 6.6 liters
DECORATION: The upper rim panel has three widely-spaced horizontal engraved lines. The lower rim panel has an engraved scroll and circle motif repeated four times around the vessel. Each central circle has a smaller swastika-in-circle element within it. The upper and lower scroll fill zones include excised negative ovals and rectangular areas.
TYPE: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. Galt
Ripley Engraved, var. Galt compound bowl, Burial 23, Pot 1.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 23, Pot 1" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 59.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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