SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 661, Burial A-50
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks and lug handles
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 base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.4 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has closely-spaced vertical incised lines, a single horizontal incised line near the rim-body juncture, and a row of tool punctations at the rim-body juncture. The vessel body has four sets of appliqued fillet scroll and circle elements; each of the appliqued circles have a small appliqued node at their centers. Finally, the area between the appliqued fillets is filled with diagonal brushing marks.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, No. 661, H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 661, Burial A-50" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Harleton Appliqued. 23.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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