Vessel A 17 SS (2003.08.290)
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: direct rim and a rounded lip
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 clouding on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 7.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.56
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has horizontal brushing marks, as well as two rows of tool punctates. The first row is below the vessel lip, and the second is at the rim-body juncture. The vessel body has diagonal and vertical brushing marks that extend from the rim-body juncture to just above the vessel base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Bullard Brushed
Bullard Brushed jar, Vessel A 17 SS.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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