SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lone Star Lake
VESSEL NO.: 65
NON-PLASTICS: bone and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a very 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: very dark gray (10YR 3/1); fire clouding on the body and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4); organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.6 mm, rim; 5.6 mm, body; 10.6 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 19.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.9
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.8 liters
DECORATION: There is a row of tool punctates under the vessel lip. The body has vertical brushed-incised lines that extend to the vessel base.
TYPE: Karnack Brushed-Incised
Karnack Brushed-Incised jar, Lone Star Lake site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Lone Star Lake 65" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Karnack Brushed-Incised. 47.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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