SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 749, Burial A-57
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: dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.5 cm, circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.1
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with 5+ rows of tool punctations. The vessel body has vertical brushing marks that extend from the rim-body juncture to within 1.0 cm of the base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): cf. Karnack Brushed-Incised
Karnack Brushed-Incised jar, No. 749, H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 749, Burial A-57" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Karnack Brushed-Incised. 29.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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