SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 589, Burial A-46
VESSEL FORM: Jar
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the body; organic remains on the body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown with fire clouds on the rim, body, and base; organic remains on the rim
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.7 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 27.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 26.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 25.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.0 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 9.5
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim and vessel body have vertical incised lines; the lines extend to within 7.0 cm of the vessel base. There is a single row of tool punctate at the rim-body juncture.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Karnack Brushed-Incised
Karnack Brushed-Incised jar, No. 589, H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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