SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Pierce Freeman
VESSEL NO.: 41AN34-27; Burial D-4
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Jar with two opposed lug handles
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very pale brown with pink patches; fire clouds on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very pale brown with pink patches; fire clouds on the rim and body along with organic residue
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.8 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 4.5; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim and body of the vessel have vertical brushing marks. There is also a single row of tool punctates under the vessel lip.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Bullard Brushed
Bullard Brushed jar from the Pierce Freeman site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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