SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Herrington Collection
VESSEL NO.: No number (“Caddo Broken Pot” on TJC Herrington Inventory)
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a short rim
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded-exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.2 mm; body, 6.7 mm; base, 11.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 24.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 23.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 9.5; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has a single neck banded row/coil (Figure 9). The vessel body has vertical and diagonal brushing marks that extend from the rim-body juncture to the vessel base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): La Rue Neck Banded
La Rue Neck Banded jar rim and body sherds in the Herrington Collection.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Herrington Collection, “Caddo Broken Pot”" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: La Rue Neck Banded. 31.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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