SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 3, Pot 3
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 and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3); fire clouding on the base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.0 mm, rim; 5.4 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 27.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 27.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.6
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.9 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved pendant triangle motif (Thurmond 1990) repeated four times around the vessel. The central elements in the motif are alternating large central circles and diamonds. The central circles have a small internal circle with four excised rays, while the central diamonds have a single smaller diamond within them. A white clay pigment has been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney
Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney carinated bowl, Burial 3, Pot 3, Tuck Carpenter site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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