Vessel 125 (2003.08.358)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown; fire clouding on the base; organic residue on the mid-body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the rim, lower body, and base; organic residue on the lower body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on lower body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.0
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with horizontal brushing marks, as well as a single row of tool punctations at the rim-body juncture. The vessel body has vertical brushing marks that extend to within 20 mm of the vessel body. The brushing was subsequently divided into seven panels by seven vertical rows of tool punctations placed over the brushing. These punctated rows begin just below the rim-body juncture and extend to within 20 mm of the vessel base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Pease Brushed-Incised
Pease Brushed-Incised jar, Vessel 125, Burial 25.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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