SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 21, Pot 11b
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red (10R 5/6)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red (10R 5/6)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.5 mm, rim; 7.4 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 25.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 25.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.1 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved continuous scroll motif (Thurmond 1990) repeated four times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones include negative ovals, excised brackets, and excised triangular areas. There is a red slip on both interior and exterior vessel surfaces.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Burial 21, Pot 11b, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 21, Pot 11b" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 465.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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