VESSEL NO.: Burial 9, Vessel 59; 2003.08.309
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: dark grayish-brown; organic residue on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the body; organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 8.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 29.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 24.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 20.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 9.8; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 9.5
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has seven rows of horizontal neck bands. The vessel body is decorated with vertical brushing marks that extend from the rim-body juncture to 3.5 cm above the vessel base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: La Rue Neck Banded
La Rue Neck Banded jar, Enis Smith cemetery, Burial 9, Vessel 59.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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