SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 32, Pot 4
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: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); organic residue on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.7 mm, body; 8.1 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 27.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 27.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.1
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.9 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved pendant triangle motif (Thurmond 1990) repeated four times around the vessel. The central elements of the motif include a large circle (twice) with an internal circle that has excised rays, as well as upper and lower engraved or excised triangles (two times on the vessel) connected by a vertical engraved line.
TYPE: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney
Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney carinated bowl, Burial 32, Pot 4, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 32, Pot 4" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 513.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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