SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: T. M. Sanders
VESSEL NO.: 381, Burial B-13
VESSEL FORM: Bottle
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 16.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 3.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 4.1; maximum body diameter is 10.3 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.0 cm; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.39
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The exterior vessel surface has a red slip. There are also three vertical columns of three sets of appliqued nodes interspersed with linear tool punctations. Between the appliqued-punctated columns are three rows of linear tool punctations at the top of the vessel body.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Maxey Noded Redware
Maxey Noded Redware bottle in Burial B-13 at the T. M. Sanders site (41LR2).
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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