SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Patton
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.870, Burial 7, Vessel No. 46
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Jar with two suspension holes (3.9 mm in diameter)
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 10.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.3; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.86
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is plain, but the body has four panels filled with engraved concentric circles. The panels are separated by a series of triangular elements extending from the bottom of the rim; the lowermost triangular element has an excised ray at its end.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Unidentified fine ware, cf. Bailey Engraved
Bailey Engraved jar, Burial 7, Vessel No. 46, Patton site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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