SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Herrington Collection
VESSEL NO: 10
VESSEL FORM: Jar
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black; fire clouds on the base; organic residue on the vessel rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.9; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.1
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with a continuous series of vertical incised lines. The upper part of the body has short vertical appliqued ridges above a slanting row of tool punctates and six equally-spaced diamond shaped appliqued ridge elements (Figure 8). Three of the appliqued diamonds have a central appliqued node, while the other three have a smaller central appliqued diamond. Between each of the appliqued diamond elements, and above the vessel base, are small appliqued ridge triangle elements.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar in the Herrington Collection.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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