SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 1, Pot 2
NON-PLASTICS: grog and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a short rim
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black (10YR 2/1); organic residue on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.7 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 20.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.9 liters
DECORATION: There are three rows of tool punctations on the rim, one below the lip, one midway down the rim, and the third at the rim-body juncture. The body has 24 vertical appliqued ridges that extend from near the rim-body juncture to the vessel base.
TYPE: Cass Appliqued
Cass Appliqued jar, Tuck Carpenter site, Burial 1, Pot 2.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 1, Pot 2" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Cass Appliqued. 21.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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