SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 22, Pot 7
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded, lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 31.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 26.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.8 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved scroll and circle motif repeated four times around the vessel. Each central circle has a swastika-in-circle element, while the upper and lower scroll fill zones have negative ovals and negative “kidney-shaped” elements with small engraved spurs defined by cross-hatching. There is also a horizontal engraved line at the interior carination point.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Galt
Ripley Engraved, var. Galt carinated bowl, Burial 22, Pot 7.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 22, Pot 7" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 61.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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