SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 16, Pot 7
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a flat Redwine mode (16 scallops) lip (Walters n.d.)
CORE COLOR: H (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.0 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 18.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.7
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.69 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has a scroll and semi-circle engraved motif repeated five times around the vessel. One of the semi-circles has a centrally-placed circle within it, but the other four have small centrally-placed interior semi-circles. The scroll fill zones have negative ovals and excised triangular areas. A single interior engraved line is present at the vessel carination. A white clay pigment has been rubbed in the exterior surface engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Caldwell
Ripley Engraved, var. Caldwell carinated bowl, Burial 16, Pot 7, Tuck Carpenter: a, side view of vessel; b, top view of the Redwine mode lip.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 16, Pot 7" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 470.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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