SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 27, Pot 7
NON-PLASTICS: bone, hematite, and grog
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks and two strap handles
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: grayish-brown (10YR 5/2)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3); organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.3 mm, rim; 6.9 mm, body; 7.0 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.4+
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.96+ liters
DECORATION: The vessel rim has horizontal brushing marks; the strap handles are covered with punctations. The vessel body has four sets of appliqued fillet circles. Inside each circle is a smaller incised circle, a short horizontal appliqued fillet, and a small centrally-placed appliqued node. The large appliqued fillet circles were laid down atop a large incised circle, which is visible where the fillet has broken away from the vessel surface.
TYPE: Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, Burial 27, Pot 7, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 27, Pot 7" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Harleton Appliqued. 59.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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