SITE NO.: 41MR12
FEATURE: Burial II
VESSEL NO.: 41MR12-104
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a direct to slightly everted rim and a rounded, exterior folded, lip. There are four rim peaks and four strap handles, each strap handle placed under the rim peaks.
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
WALL THICKNESS: 7.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT: 17.3 cm
ORIFICE DIAMETER: 15.5 cm
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK: 14.9 cm
BASE DIAMETER: 7.0 cm
ESTIMATED VOLUME: 2.4 liters
DECORATION: The rim is decorated with vertical incised lines; the small strap handles are plain. The vessel body has an appliqued design that includes repeated and alternating sets of appliqued circles and triangles. Within each circle is a single short appliqued ridge. The appliqued triangles (set between the appliqued circles) have two opposed sets of appliqued ridges and a single vertical appliqued ridge.
TYPE: Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar from Burial II at the Ben McKinney site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41MR12, Burial II, 104" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Harleton Appliqued. 30.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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