SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 30, Pot 8
NON-PLASTICS: bone, grog, and hematite
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)
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 25.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 24.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.3
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.5 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved pendant triangle motif repeated four times around the vessel. The four central elements include circles (with an inner excised circle with rays) alternating with diamonds; the diamonds also have an inner excised circle with four excised rays. The upper and lower portions of the motif alternate between excised pendant triangles and scroll fill zones with excised brackets and hatched triangles. There is also an interior engraved line at the carination point.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney
Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney carinated bowl, Burial 30, Pot 8.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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