SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 16, Pot 2
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); organic residues; fire clouding on the body and the base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.1 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 21.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 21.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.8
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.5 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved continuous scroll motif (Thurmond 1990) repeated eight times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones have negative ovals and excised areas.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Burial 16, Pot 2, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 16, Pot 2" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 471.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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