VESSEL NO.: Burial 9, Vessel 35; 2003.08.444
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and hematite; sandy paste
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks; four star-shaped appliqued lugs under each of the rim peaks (Figure 250)
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a 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 base; organic residue on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base; organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 19.1
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 9.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.9
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has a continuous series of vertical incised lines around the vessel. The body has an appliqued fillet scroll and circle motif repeated four times around the vessel; the appliqued circle element has a smaller appliqued circle within it as well as a small appliqued node at the center of the smaller circle. The rim-body juncture has a single horizontal appliqued fillet, and there are appliqued triangle elements both above and below the appliqued scrolls.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, Frank Smith cemetery, Burial 9, Vessel 35.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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