SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Sam Kaufman
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.1118
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: shell
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.2 mm; body, 5.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 18.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 18.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.5; dimpled base
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.68
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): There are six rows of horizontal neck bands on the rim, as well as four appliqued nodes near the lip. The upper vessel body has four appliqued chevrons, centered under the appliqued nodes.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Nash Neck Banded
Nash Neck Banded jar from the Sam Kaufman 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.