SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 474, Burial A-42
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks and strap handles (23 x 22 mm in length and width)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base; organic remains on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body; organic remains on the body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 27.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 20.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 19.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.3 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 7.1
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has single rows of tool punctations under the vessel lip and at the rim-body juncture, and the area between the punctations has diagonal brushing marks. The vessel body has eight vertical appliqued ridges that extend to the base; horizontal brushing marks fill the panels defined by the appliqued ridges.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Cass Appliqued
Cass Appliqued jar, No. 474, H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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