SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 43, Pot 3
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black (10YR 2/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black (10YR 2/1)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.0 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim and smoothed on the body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.69 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved continuous scroll motif (Thurmond 1990) repeated seven times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones have cross-hatched columns, negative ovals, and excised triangular areas. A white clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Burial 43, Pot 3, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Burial 43, Pot 3, Tuck Carpenter" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 548.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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