SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: T. M. Sanders
VESSEL NO.: 22
VESSEL FORM: Bottle
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
RIM AND LIP FORM: N/A
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): body, 6.0 mm; base, 7.7 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.5+
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 4.7; maximum body diameter is 12.1 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 9.8; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.44+
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel has a red slip on its exterior surface. There are also two horizontal rows of fingernail punctations on the upper part of the vessel body, above two large (25 mm diameter) appliqued nodes connected by a horizontal appliqued fillet.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Maxey Noded Redware
Maxey Noded Redware bottle from the T. M. Sanders site (41LR2).
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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