SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: George T. Wright Collection, Red River County, Texas. Wright’s notebook indicates that this vessel came from a site three miles northwest of Manchester, Texas. This would place the vessel as coming from a burial feature at the Wright Plantation site (41RR7).
VESSEL NO.: GTW-491 [TX 135/1], B. R. R.
VESSEL FORM: Jar section
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: shell
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.3 mm; body, 5.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): rim height, 5.8 cm
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 20.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: N/A
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has four horizontal neck banded rows.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Nash Neck Banded
Nash Neck Banded jar section, GTW-491.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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