SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 4, Pot 7
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded 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): 7.4 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 25.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 24.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.0 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved alternating nested triangle motif repeated twice (Thurmond 1990), as well as a scroll and circle motif (Thurmond 1990), repeated two times around the vessel. The central circles each have a small interior circle (and one has a central dot within that), and the larger circles have triangular tick marks on them. The nested triangle motif has four sets of triangular lines, one of which has triangular tick marks on it. The bottom triangle has an engraved oval and excised triangles at each corner.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl, Burial 4, Pot 7, Tuck Carpenter site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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