SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 2, Pot 8
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)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.2 mm, rim; 6.1 mm, body; 9.7 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 22.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.1
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION: The vessel has engraved panels repeated six times around the vessel. Each panel is filled with two opposed horizontal diamonds, within which are two smaller opposed horizontal diamonds with hatched corners and negative ovals. Each panel also has two vertically opposed triangles with hatched corners and negative ovals; each negative oval has a vertical dashed line or spur within it. The panels are separated from each other by two vertical excised zones.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl, Burial 2, Pot 8.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 2, Pot 8" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 9.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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