SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: G. W. Rumsey
VESSEL NO.: 55
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a short rim
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black (10YR 2/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); fire clouding on the base; organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.6 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 18.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.6
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.5 liters
DECORATION: The rim has horizontal brushing marks, while there are vertical brushing marks on the vessel body. This brushing extends to within 2.5 cm of the base.
TYPE: cf. Karnack Brushed-Incised
Karnack Brushed-Incised jar, Rumsey site, Vessel 55.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP3, Vessel #55" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Karnack Brushed-Incised. 45.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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