SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 39, Pot 6
NON-PLASTICS: grog and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (10YR 4/3)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.0 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.27 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has an engraved continuous scroll motif repeated six times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones consist of a single large excised pendant triangle.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Burial 39, Pot 6, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Burial 39, Pot 6, Tuck Carpenter" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 557.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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