SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 712, Burial A-55
VESSEL FORM: Jar with rim peaks
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.7 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 18.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.5 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with 10+ rows of tool punctations. The vessel body has two horizontal appliqued fillets as well as four sets of interlocking appliqued fillet diamonds (each with a small central punctated appliqued node) and triangle elements.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jars from the H. R. Taylor and J. M. Riley (41UR2) sites: a, Extra-26 (41HS3); b, No. 712 (41HS3); c, No. 32 (41UR2)
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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