SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 28, Pot 4
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)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark reddish-brown (2.5YR 3/4)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark reddish-brown (2.5 YR 2.5/4)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): N/A
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 3.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 8.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.3
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.21 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved continuous scroll motif repeated six times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones have negative ovals and excised areas. The interior and exterior vessel surfaces are red-slipped. A white kaolin clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Burial 28, Pot 4.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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