SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 40, Pot 4a
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded 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): 7.2 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 31.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 30.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.8
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 4.0 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. The scroll dividers are broad excised brackets, and the scroll fill zones are also excised.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy carinated bowl, Burial 40, Pot 4a, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Burial 40, Pot 4a, Tuck Carpenter" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 556.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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