SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 21, Pot 13
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (10YR 5/3); fire clouding on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3); fire clouding on the base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 8.6 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 27.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 27.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.1 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. The scroll dividers are excised brackets with negative circles and rudimentary S-shaped elements with spurs cut into it.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy carinated bowl, Burial 21, Pot 13, Tuck Carpenter site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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