SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 32, Pot 2
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 an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown (10YR 4/2)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown (10YR 4/2); fire clouding on the body and the base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.2 mm, rim; 7.1 mm, body; 9.5 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 20.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 20.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.4 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved scroll and circle motif (Thurmond 1990) that is repeated five times around the vessel. The central circle element also has a smaller internal centrally-placed circle within it.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Galt
Ripley Engraved, var. Galt carinated bowl, Burial 32, Pot 2, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 32, Pot 2" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 515.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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