SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 43, Pot 1
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): 5.7 mm, rim; 6.3 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.82 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved continuous scroll motif that is repeated five times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones consist of hatched triangles. A white clay pigment has been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Burial 43, Pot 1, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Burial 43, Pot 1, Tuck Carpenter" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 549.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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