SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 32, Pot 3
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
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 grayish-brown (10YR 3/2)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.5 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 26.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 23.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.2 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. The scrolls are divided by partially excised brackets, and the outer line of the upper and lower scroll fill zones have triangular tick marks on them. There is also an interior engraved line at the carination point.
TYPE: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy carinated bowl, Burial 32, Pot 3, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 32, Pot 3" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 514.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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