VESSEL NO.: Burial 12, Vessel 95; 2003.08.328
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 7.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 12.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.0; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.2
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has five incised triangles filled with diagonal incised lines that are pitched in opposing directions. The vessel body has four sets of appliqued fillet nested triangles that are filled with brushing marks pitched to follow the orientation of the appliqued fillets.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, Enis Smith cemetery, Burial 12, Vessel 95.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41UR317, Burial 12, Vessel 95, 2003.08.328" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Harleton Appliqued. 37.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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