SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 25, Pot 3
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a flaring neck
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted 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); fire clouding on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 4.5 mm, neck
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 4.8; 16.5 cm maximum body diameter
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.41 liters
DECORATION: The vessel body has hooked arm engraved scrolls that are repeated three times, with the two arms beginning at upper and lower triangles. In this case the hooked arms to not meet at a central excised or cross-hatched engraved circle, but there are expanded cross-hatched areas on each arm of the scroll opposite the hooked arms. Two of the three upper and lower triangles have an oval outlined by cross-hatching, while the third set has cross-hatching in all three corners.
TYPE: Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified
Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified bottle, Burial 25, Pot 3, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP5, Burial 25, Pot 3" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Wilder Engraved. 71.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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