SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 24, Pot 6
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a flaring neck
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (7.5YR 5/3)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (7.5YR 4/3); fire clouding on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.5 mm, neck
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the upper neck
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 21.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 6.9; 15.2 cm is maximum body diameter
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.69 liters
DECORATION: The vessel body has two sets of concentric engraved arcs, with the lower set fitting under the upper arches (Suhm and Jelks 1962:5). These sets of concentric engraved arcs are repeated four times around the body. A red clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Bailey Engraved
Bailey Engraved bottle, Burial 24, Pot 6.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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