SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Clements
VESSEL NO.: X-6, unknown context
VESSEL FORM: Jar
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip; lip notched
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark gray
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark reddish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 10.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 4.3; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.87
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim of the vessel is decorated with 10 horizontal rows of diagonal tool punctations. The vessel body has three sets of concentric incised circles around large (14.6 mm in diameter) and flattened appliqued nodes.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Foster Trailed-Incised, var. unspecified
Foster Trailed-Incised, var. unspecified jar (Vessel No. X-6) in an unknown context at the Clements site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CS25, X-6, unknown context" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Foster Trailed-Incised. 4.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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