SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: J. O. and Henry Brown
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.499, Burial 9, Vessel No. 36
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base; organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 8.1 mm; body, 7.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 23.5+
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 21.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 20.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.7; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 4.4+
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with incised chevrons, while the vessel body has vertical brushing marks that extend to the base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Maydelle Incised
Maydelle Incised jar, Burial 9, Vessel No. 36, J. O. and Henry Brown site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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