SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 25, Pot 5
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bottle with a flaring neck
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
HEIGHT (IN CM): 18.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 4.9; maximum body diameter is 13.0 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.59 liters
DECORATION: There are two horizontal engraved lines on the upper vessel body, as well as an engraved hooked arm scroll motif that is repeated four times around the body. Each hooked arm scroll begins at either an upper or lower triangle, and hooks around each other to meet at a central open circle (two times), or a cross-hatched circle (one time); one scroll does not have a central circle. There are widened cross-hatched or hatched areas on each scroll arm near the central circle. The upper and lower triangles each have a single negative oval within them; the upper body triangles also have a small central inner circle, but the lower triangles are unadorned.
TYPE: Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder
Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder bottle, Burial 25, Pot 5.
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
Tell us how this article helped you.