SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lester Bros. Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave in a Caddo cemetery, 1927.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-903
VESSEL NO.: V-372
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim with a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in a high oxygen environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-yellow
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.4 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the lower body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.1
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.77 liters
DECORATION: The rim has two panels of alternating and short diagonal incised lines, and a third (and middle panel) with concentric incised semi-circles (each with three lines) repeated eight times across the panel; above every two incised semi-circles is a hatched incised triangle pendant from the upper incised panel. The body of the vessel has vertical brushed-incised lines.
TYPE: Karnack Brushed-Incised, var. unspecified or Foster Trailed-Incised, var. unspecified
Karnack Brushed-Incised or Foster Trailed-Incised jar (5425-903).
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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