VESSEL NO.: Burial 1, Vessel 4; 2003.08.114
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone; sandy paste
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks and four strap handles (Figure 170)
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown; thick organic residue and resin staining on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.7 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.9
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 17.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.3; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.7
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with a continuous series of closely spaced and deep vertical incised lines. The vessel body has an appliqued fillet circle and scroll motif repeated four times around the body. The upper and lower scroll elements are two sets of curvilinear appliqued fillets.
The strap handles are decorated with three vertical pinched ridges.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, Herbert Taft cemetery, Burial 1, Vessel 4.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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