SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 42, Pot 7
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: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.3 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.6
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.63 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved bisected diamond motif repeated four times around the vessel. The bisected diamond is open, and there is a small cross-hatched bisected diamond within it, pendant from one of the two vertical engraved lines that separate the motifs from each other. There is also an interior horizontal engraved line at the vessel carination.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Reed
Ripley Engraved, var. Reed carinated bowl, Burial 42, Pot 7, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Burial 42, Pot 7, Tuck Carpenter" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 550.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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