VESSEL NO.: Burial 1, Vessel 2, 2003.08.412
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the lower 2.0 cm of the vessel body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.1
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.3; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.2
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has two rows of tool punctations, one under the vessel lip and the other at the rim-body juncture. Between these two rims are a continuous series of short vertical incised lines. The vessel body has horizontal and overlapping brushing marks that extend to within 2.0 cm of the base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Karnack Brushed-Incised
Karnack Brushed-Incised jar, Frank Smith cemetery, Burial 1, Vessel 2.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41UR326, Burial 1, Vessel 2, 2003.08.412" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Karnack Brushed-Incised. 44.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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