SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 29, Pot 8
VESSEL FORM: Compound bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (7.5YR 4/3)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (7.5YR 4/3)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.7 mm, rim; 7.9 mm, body; 14.0 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 32.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION: The upper rim panel has three widely-spaced horizontal engraved lines on it. The lower rim panel has an engraved scroll motif (Thurmond 1990) that is repeated four times around the vessel. The scroll dividers are excised brackets with negative backward S-shaped elements. Each of the scroll fill zones include excised areas with negative ovals that have a central small spur element within them.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy compound bowl, Burial 29, Pot 8, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 29, Pot 8" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 519.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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