SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 448, Burial A-40
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks and strap handles (29 x 23 x 11 mm in length, width, and thickness)
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 and body; organic remains on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base; organic remains on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 7.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 16.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 17.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.0 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.5
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is plain, but the vessel body has a series of alternate nested appliqued ridge triangle elements.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, No. 448, H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 448, Burial A-40" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Harleton Appliqued. 16.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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