SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: T. M. Sanders
VESSEL NO.: 303, Burial B-5
VESSEL FORM: Bottle
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
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: red at the neck
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.9
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 3.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 4.2; maximum body diameter is 10.2 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 3.7; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.24
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel has a red slip on both surfaces, although only on the interior surface’s neck. There are also four columns of three appliqued nodes and interspersed tool punctations at the top of the vessel body. Between the appliqued-punctated columns are three horizontal rows of tool punctations.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Maxey Noded Redware
Maxey Noded Redware bottle in Burial B-5 at the T. M. Sanders site (41LR2).
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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