SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 29, Pot 8
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded base
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.78 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved scroll motif repeated six times around the vessel. The scrolls are divided by hatched brackets, and the scroll fill zones consist of a single horizontal engraved line that ends at the apex of a single small excised triangle. A white kaolin clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy carinated bowl, Burial 29, Pot 8.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 29, Pot 8" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 77.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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