Vessel 123 (2003.08.754)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded, lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; organic residue on the rim and upper vessel body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 19.7
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.4
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.9
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with four equally wide neck bands, and there is a row of tool punctations at the rim-body juncture. The vessel body has diagonal and overlapping brushing that extends to within 2.0 cm of the vessel base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: LaRue Neck Banded
LaRue Neck Banded jar, Vessel 123, Burial 24.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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