SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 17, Pot 1
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: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); fire clouding on the base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.0 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 18.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 30.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 30.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.8
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 5.0 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved continuous scroll motif (Thurmond 1990) repeated six times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones include rectangular areas defined by hatching and excised columns and triangles.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Burial 17, Pot 1, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 17, Pot 1" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 469.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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