SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 30, Pot 2
VESSEL FORM: Olla
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (7.5YR 5/4)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (7.5YR 4/3); fire clouding on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 8.6 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 21.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.1; 19.7 cm maximum body diameter
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.69 liters
DECORATION: The upper body has two widely-spaced horizontal engraved lines above a panel filled with four repeating upper and lower engraved hooked arm scrolls that curve around each other and meet at a circle with an equal arm cross within it. The outer portions of the hooked arm scrolls have widened cross-hatched engraved areas. The scrolls begin at the apex of upper and lower body triangles; the lower body triangles are filled with hatching, while the upper triangles have hatched corners around a negative oval.
TYPE: Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder
Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder olla, Burial 30, Pot 2.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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