VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.1291
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks
RIM AND LIP FORM: everted rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.6 mm; body, 5.2 mm; base, 6.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A; rim height is 5.0 cm
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 20.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 19.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with horizontal brushing marks. There are also two rows of punctations on the rim, one under the lip and the second mid-rim. Two appliqued nodes are under each of the four rim peaks.
The vessel body has four sets of large appliqued ridge and fillet alternating triangles, and at the center of each large triangle is an appliqued ridge diamond element; the inside of the diamond is filled with diagonal or cross-hatched incised lines. Between the sets of large triangles are diagonal incised lines and diagonal brushed marks, as well as smaller appliqued ridge triangles pendant from the rim-body juncture filled with diagonal incised lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: cf. Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, Vessel No. 2003.08.1291.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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