SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Cecil Guest
VESSEL NO.: Burial 6, Pot 1
NON-PLASTICS: grog and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3); fire clouding on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.6 mm, rim; 6.2 mm, body; 7.5 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 33.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 17.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 7.6 liters
DECORATION: There are three rows of neck banded coils on the rim, as well as four vertical appliqued ridges under each rim peak. The vessel body has four appliqued ridge chevrons, each divided by a vertical appliqued ridge that extend midway down the vessel body.
TYPE: La Rue Neck Banded
La Rue Neck Banded jar, Burial 6, Pot 1, Cecil Guest site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Burial 6, Pot 1, Cecil Guest" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: La Rue Neck Banded. 35.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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