SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 8, Pot 3
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.5 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.29 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved continuous scroll motif (Thurmond 1990) that is repeated six times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones consist of single large excised triangles. A white clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Burial 8, Pot 3, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 8, Pot 3" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 483.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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