SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 20, Pot 2
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks
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: 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): 7.4 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.6; 16.4 cm at the rim peaks
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.5 liters
DECORATION: The vessel rim has three sets of widely-spaced tool punctations on the rim, as well as appliqued lugs below each of the rim peaks. The vessel body has alternating nested appliqued fillet diamonds and triangles repeated five times around the vessel. The appliqued motif extends to just above the vessel base.
TYPE: cf. Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, Burial 20, Pot 2, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 20, Pot 2" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Harleton Appliqued. 54.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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