SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: G. W. Rumsey
VESSEL NO.: 35
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown (10YR 4/2)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown (10YR 5/4); fire clouding and organic residue
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.5 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body between appliqued panels
HEIGHT (IN CM): 17.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.6 liters
DECORATION: The vessel has small tool punctates covering the entire rim surface. The body has four sets of vertical appliqued ridges, each set comprised of four closely-spaced appliqued ridges that extend towards the vessel base, with plain areas between each set of appliqued ridges.
TYPE: cf. Cass Appliqued
Cass Appliqued jar, Rumsey site, Vessel 35.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP3, Vessel#35" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Cass Appliqued. 22.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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