FEATURE: 93, 59-73 cm bs
VESSEL NO.: 9
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a direct rim and a flat lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown (10YR 3/2)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown (10YR 5/4)
WALL THICKNESS: 7.9 mm, body; 9.4 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed; organic residue on the rim, fire clouds on the lower body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on body; organic residue on body and across the rim; fire cloud on base
HEIGHT: est. 11.8 cm; rim height, 4.6 cm
ORIFICE DIAMETER: 13.0 cm
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK: N/A
BASE DIAMETER: 7.0 cm
ESTIMATED VOLUME: 1.0+ liters
DECORATION: The jar is decorated on the rim with incised triangles filled with tool punctations and near vertical incised panels filled with tool punctations. The near vertical incised panels and incised triangles are divided by a single diagonal incised line, and the bottom of the incised-punctated triangles and panels is defined by a single horizontal incised line.
TYPE: Maydelle Incised
Rim sherds from a Maydelle Incised jar in Feature 93 (Vessel 9) at the Lang Pasture site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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