SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 734, Burial A-56
VESSEL FORM: Jar
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 5.7 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.5 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.8
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with diagonal brushed-incised marks and lines. The vessel body has two sets of interlocking diamond and circle appliqued fillets along with inner central appliqued nodes. There are curvilinear and triangular appliqued fillets above and below the appliqued fillet circles.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar (No. 734) in Burial A-56 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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