SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 25, Pot 1
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): N/A; rim panel is 5.6 cm in height
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 30.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 30.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.0+ liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved circle and nested triangle motif repeated three times around the vessel. The central circles have a smaller central circle and equal arm cross element within them. The nested triangle elements include within them a large negative oval (with an engraved spur) and two small negative circles on either side of the oval. A white kaolin clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Cash
Rim sherds from a Ripley Engraved, var. Cash carinated bowl, Burial 25, Pot 1.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 25, Pot 1" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 73.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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