SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Tuck Carpenter
VESSEL NO.: Burial 36, Vessel 7
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a tall rim
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); organic residue on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1); organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.0 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 8.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.8 liters
DECORATION: The rim has two widely-spaced horizontal engraved lines. The vessel body has curvilinear scrolls repeated four times on the vessel with arms that wind and hook around each other, but do not meet. Each of the arms has widened areas filled with hatched or cross-hatched lines. The two scroll arms begins from upper and lower triangles with hatched corners.
TYPE: Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified
Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified jar, Burial 36, Pot 7, Tuck Carpenter site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Burial 36, Pot 7, Tuck Carpenter" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Wilder Engraved. 78.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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