Vessel 119 (2003.08.1824)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
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: dark grayish-brown; organic residue on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; organic residue on the rim and upper body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.2 mm; body, 7.7 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 21.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 19.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.4
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.7
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has five rows of horizontal neck banding. The vessel body has four rows of vertical appliqued fillets that extend from near the rim-body juncture to 2.0 cm above the vessel base. These appliqued fillets divide the body into four panels filled with vertical brushing marks that were subsequently smoothed over before firing.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: LaRue Neck Banded
LaRue Neck Banded jar, Vessel 119, Burial 24.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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