SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 865, Burial A-64
VESSEL FORM: Jar
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
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 base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.4 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.8
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with two rows of tool punctations and four sets of two appliqued nodes. The vessel body has four curvilinear appliqued zones filled with different lengths of vertical appliqued ridges. The zones are separated by four vertical appliqued ridges that extend to the vessel base, and are centered under the four sets of appliqued nodes on the rim.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar (No. 865) in Burial A-64 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 865, Burial A-64" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Harleton Appliqued. 17.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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