SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 384, Burial A-34
VESSEL FORM: Jar
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
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: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base; organic remains on the body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 7.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 30.9
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 28.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 28.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.5 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 11.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has 12 alternate nested incised triangles filled with incised lines pointing in opposite directions. The vessel body has horizontal brushing marks.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Maydelle Incised
Maydelle Incised jar, No. 384, H. R. Taylor site.
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
Tell us how this article helped you.