SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 23, Pot 3
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: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1); fire clouding on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.5 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.1
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.53 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved continuous scroll motif repeated five times around the vessel. The scroll fill zones for the motif are schematic, and consist of only an upper and lower excised triangle in each zone.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Burial 23, Pot 3, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 23, Pot 3" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 458.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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