SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Sam Kaufman
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.1121
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: shell
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black; organic residue on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black; organic residue on the body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.3 mm; body, 5.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A; rim height is 1.8 cm
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 10.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel rim is plain, while the vessel body has four sets of appliqued ridge chevron elements that are pendant from the rim-body juncture.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: possible McKinney Plain
Possible McKinney Plain jar.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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