SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 3, Pot 6
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light gray (10YR 7/1); fire clouding on the rim and body; organic residue on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3); fire clouding on the rim, upper body, and the base; organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.6 mm, rim; 6.3 mm, body; 11.7 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the lower body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 23.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.1 liters
DECORATION: The rim has opposed incised lines, as well as a horizontal grooved area at the rim-body juncture. The vessel body has fine vertical brushing marks that extend to within 4.5 cm of the base.
TYPE: Maydelle Incised
Maydelle Incised jar, Burial 3, Pot 6.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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