SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Eli Fields
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.769, Burial 3
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: bone
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.4; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.0
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has horizontal brushing marks with three rows of tool punctates: under the lip, mid-rim, and at the rim-body juncture. The vessel body has seven panels defined by vertical appliqued fillets that extend to the base. The panels are filled with diagonal brushing marks.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Pease Brushed-Incised
Pease Brushed-Incised jar, Burial 3, Eli Fields site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Eli Fields, 2003.08.769, Burial 3" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Pease Brushed-Incised. 24.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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