SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Jim P. Allen
VESSEL NO.: 41CE12-13; Burial AH-3
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with cylindrical body and likely also a short neck (i.e., Hume Engraved bottle form)
RIM AND LIP FORM: N/A
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light brownish-gray
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light brownish-gray; fire clouds on the body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): body, 5.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.0+
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 3.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 4.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.6; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): >0.4
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): There are four sets of three vertical pinched ridges on the vessel body that extend from the neck to the vessel base.
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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