SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 27, Pot 5
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks and four appliqued loop handles under the 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: dark grayish-brown (10YR 4/2)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3); fire clouding on the body and base; organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.3 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 16.0; 16.5 cm at the rim peaks
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.3 liters
DECORATION: The rim and rim peaks have randomly placed tool punctates. The vessel body has four repeating and alternating sets of appliqued fillet chevrons (four or five appliqued lines) that extend to just above the vessel base.
TYPE: Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, Burial 27, Pot 5, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 27, Pot 5" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Harleton Appliqued. 60.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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