SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 772, Burial A-59
VESSEL FORM: Jar (this is the largest vessel in the H. R. Taylor site vessel assemblage)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body; organic residue on the body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 9.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 47.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 40.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 38.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.5 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 24.5
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel rim has six horizontal rows of neck bands.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): La Rue Neck Banded
La Rue Neck Banded jar, No. 772, H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 772, Burial A-59" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: La Rue Neck Banded. 16.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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