SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 10, Pot 2
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: pale brown (10YR 6/3)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.8 mm, rim; 6.2 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 26.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 24.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.6
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved pendant triangle motif (Thurmond 1990) repeated four times around the vessel. The central elements are engraved circles and diamonds, each repeated twice on the vessel; the central circles and diamonds have a small centrally-placed diamond within them. A white clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney
Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney carinated bowl, Burial 10, Pot 2, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 10, Pot 2" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 478.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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