SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 28, Pot 5
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.61 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved scroll and circle motif repeated four times around the vessel. The central circles each have an equal-arm cross within them. Upper and lower scroll fill zones have cross-hatched or excised negative ovals or rectangular engraved areas. A white kaolin clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Galt
Ripley Engraved, var. Galt carinated bowl, Burial 28, Pot 5.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 28, Pot 5" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 83.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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