SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Jim P. Allen
VESSEL NO.: 41CE12-71
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a cylindrical body and a short neck
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown; fire clouds on the body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brownish-yellow; fire clouds on the body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): neck, 7.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the neck and base
HEIGHT (IN CM): 20.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 4.8; 9.5 cm at maximum width on the body
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 9.0; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.7
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body is completely covered with vertical pinched ridges.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Killough Pinched, var. Allen
Killough Pinched, var. Allen bottle from the Jim P. Allen site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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