Vessel No. A 2 SS (2003.08.1841)
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a broken and ground-down rim; it was broken at the rim-body juncture
RIM AND LIP FORM: N/A
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouding on the base; organic residue on the upper body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): body, 6.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.9; flat and circular base
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.53
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has four sets of concentric circle appliqued fillets. Each circle has seven increasingly smaller filets. The dividers between the concentric circle appliqued motif consist of upper and lower appliqued fillet triangles.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, Vessel A2 SS.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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