SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 29, Pot 1
VESSEL FORM: Compound bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a flat lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3); fire clouding on the body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 8.6 mm, body; 11.5 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.2+
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 22.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 22.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.3
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.7+ liters
DECORATION: The upper rim panel is plain, but the lower rim panel has 18 sets of alternate nested engraved triangles. Each of these large triangles has small engraved triangles at their three corners.
TYPE: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. Williams
Ripley Engraved, var. Williams compound bowl, Burial 29, Pot 1, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 29, Pot 1" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 520.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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