SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 424, Burial A-37
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a short rim
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
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, body, and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 16.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 4.0 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.0
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has horizontal brushing marks, and the vessel body has vertical brushing marks that extend to within 3.5 cm of the base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Karnack Brushed-Incised
Karnack Brushed-Incised jar, No. 424, H. R. Taylor site.
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
Tell us how this article helped you.