SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Patton
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.266, Burial 8, Vessel No. 49
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: bone
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark reddish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body; organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.7 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on lower body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 12.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.4; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.0
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has horizontal brushing marks and a row of tool punctates at the rim-body juncture. There are six vertical appliqued fillets that bisect the rim (and overlie the brushing marks) and the vessel body, creating six plain panels on the body.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: cf. Pease Brushed-Incised
Pease Brushed-Incised jar, Burial 8, Vessel No. 49, Patton site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS825, 2003.08.266, Burial 8, Vessel 49" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Pease Brushed-Incised. 27.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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