SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 30, Pot 2
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl with two rim panels and four rim peaks
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); organic residue on the rim
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.9 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.0; 9.5 cm at the rim peaks
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.8
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.90 liters
DECORATION: The upper rim panel has three widely-spaced horizontal engraved lines. The lower rim panel has an engraved scroll and semi-circle motif repeated four times around the vessel. The central semi-circle element has a single diamond element within it.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl, Burial 30, Pot 2, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 30, Pot 2" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 518.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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