SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 763, Burial A-58
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a tall rim
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 12.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.0 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.0
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has three widely-spaced horizontal engraved lines. The vessel body has four sets of concentric engraved arcs divided by upper and lower triangular elements. The upper triangles each have an inner open triangle element.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Bailey Engraved
Bailey Engraved jar, No. 763 in Burial A-58 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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