SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 7, Pot 5
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); fire clouding on the body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3); fire clouding on the body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.2 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 26.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 26.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.6 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved continuous scroll motif repeated six times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones include ovals and excised areas. A white clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Burial 7, Pot 5, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 7, Pot 5" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 485.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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