SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 3, Pot 5
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): 6.0 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.67 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. Instead of upper and lower scroll fill zones, however, the upper and lower parts of the motif have engraved pendant triangles, as seen on Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney vessels. Each motif is divided by an excised bracket.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl, Burial 3, Pot 5, Tuck Carpenter site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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