SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: J. O. and Henry Brown
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.496, Burial 8, Vessel 25
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: bone and sandy paste
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: light brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base; organic residue on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base; organic residue on the rim
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 7.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 20.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.9; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with five alternating series of incised chevrons. 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 8, Vessel No. 25, J. O. and Henry Brown site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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