SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 3, Pot 6
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: gray (10YR 4/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellow (10YR 7/6)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.3 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 8.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.8
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.28 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved scroll and circle motif repeated four times around the vessel. The central circle element has a small centrally-placed engraved diamond in it. The scroll fill zones consist of a single hooked arm element, rather than engraved ovals or negative ovals (cf. Thurmond 1990). A red clay pigment has been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Galt
Ripley Engraved, var. Galt carinated bowl, Burial 3, Pot 6, Tuck Carpenter site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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