VESSEL NO.: Burial 11, Vessel 55; 2003.08.1748
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a short rim
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.64
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has horizontal brushing marks as well as a row of tool punctates under the lip and a second row at the rim-body juncture. The vessel body is covered with vertical appliqued ridges (n=39) that extend from the rim-body juncture to the vessel base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Cass Appliqued
Cass Appliqued jar, Frank Smith cemetery, Burial 11, Vessel 55.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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