SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 2, Pot 11
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a slightly flaring neck
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown (2.5YR 5/4)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red (2.5YR 5/6)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.4 mm, neck
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 3.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 3.7; maximum body diameter is 7.3 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 3.9
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.16 liters
DECORATION: The vessel body has a curvilinear scroll with two arms that meet at a small excised circle; the scroll is repeated three times around the bottle. There are also expanded excised zones along each arm of the scrolls, opposite the central excised circle. Each arm of the scroll begins at a triangle with an excised negative oval within it. The exterior vessel surface is red-slipped.
TYPE: Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder
Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder bottle, Burial 2, Pot 11, Tuck Carpenter site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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