SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 34, Pot 10
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Compound bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 8.0 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.7
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.4 liters
DECORATION: The upper rim panel has three horizontal engraved lines. The lower rim panel has upper and lower hooked arm scrolls that are repeated four times that meet at a central and small excised circle. There are also widened excised areas along both scroll arms. The upper and lower body hooked arm scrolls begin at the apex of triangles with excised corners. In addition to these connected hooked arm scrolls, this vessel has four horizontal hooked arm scrolls that run between the vertical hooked arm scrolls. A white kaolin clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder
Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder compound bowl, Burial 34, Pot 10.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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