VESSEL NO.: Burial 7, Vessel 25; 2003.08.1747
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks and strap handles (36 x 25 mm in length and width) (Figure 239)
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 7.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.3
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.4
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has a single row of tool punctations under the lip as well as a series of closely-spaced horizontal incised lines. The vessel body has a scroll and circle motif in appliqued fillets that is repeated four times around the vessel. There is a large appliqued node inside each of the four circles, and there are also appliqued fillet chevrons above and below each of the scrolls.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, Frank Smith cemetery, Burial 7, Vessel 25.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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