SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Keeling
VESSEL NO.: 2003.010.005
NON-PLASTICS: grog and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black (10YR 2/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); fire clouding on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.9 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.7
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 10.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.92 liters
DECORATION: The rim has alternating sets of triangular incised lines, with 10 such sets around the rim. On the vessel body are four appliqued fillet panels filled with appliqued fillet diamonds and a central appliqued node. There are also appliqued nodes on either side of the top of each vertical appliqued fillet panel.
TYPE: Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, Keeling site, Vessel .005.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Keeling site, Vessel .005" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Harleton Appliqued. 69.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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