SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Hatchel (41BW3)
VESSEL NO.: 6-1-23; Burial Plot 2, Burial 21
VESSEL FORM: Jar
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip; four appliqued loop handles (17 x 9 mm in length and width)
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark reddish-brown; fire clouds on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark reddish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 8.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.5 cm; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.56
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has a single row of tool punctations under the vessel lip as well as smoothed neck banded coils. The upper vessel body has three rows of linear tool punctations as well as four vertical appliqued ridges placed under the loop handles. These ridges are divided into upper (amidst the punctated rows) and lower sections (below the tool punctated rows).
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Nash Neck Banded
Nash Neck Banded jar (6-1-23) in Burial 21 in Burial Plot 2 at the Hatchel site. Photograph courtesy of TARL.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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