SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 430, Burial A-38
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a short rim
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 base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 8.9 mm; body, 7.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 27.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 21.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 20.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 9.0 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 7.7
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has horizontal lines and vertical brushing marks. The vessel body has vertical brushing marks from the rim-body juncture to the base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Karnack Brushed-Incised
Karnack Brushed-Incised jar, No. 430, H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 430, Burial A-38" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Karnack Brushed-Incised. 24.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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