SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 50, Burial A-6
VESSEL FORM: Jar with lug handles (15 x 16 mm) and four rim peaks
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and 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 rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.2, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.5
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with neck bands, while the vessel body has curvilinear appliqued fillets around four sets of appliqued fillet circles and central nodes. There are irregular horizontal brushing marks between the appliqued fillets.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar (No. 50) in Burial A-6 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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