SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 24, Pot 4
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black (10YR 2/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.6 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 17.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.6
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.67 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. In two instances, the scroll divider is a single vertical engraved line, while in two others it is an excised bracket. The scroll fill zones are excised, and each have a single negative oval within them. The oval has a central dash or spur.
TYPE: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy carinated bowl, Burial 24, Pot 4, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 24, Pot 4" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 453.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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