SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 25, Pot 6
VESSEL FORM: Compound bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open area)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: gray (10YR 5/1)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.4 mm, rim; 7.4 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 36.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 35.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION: The upper rim panel has three widely-spaced horizontal engraved lines. The lower rim panel has an engraved scroll and circle motif (Thurmond 1990) repeated four times around the vessel. The central circle in each motif has a smaller internal circle with a central excised dot; this smaller circle has triangular tick marks or excised rays on it. The same triangular tick marks are on the outer engraved lines of the upper and lower scroll fill zones.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Galt
Ripley Engraved, var. Galt compound bowl, Burial 25, Pot 6, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 25, Pot 6" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 525.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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