VESSEL A36, SS (2003.08.443)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouding on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.9
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.0; flat and circular base
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.0
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel rim is decorated with diagonal incised lines that encircle the vessel. There are also two rows of tool punctations, one just below the lip and the other at the rim-body juncture. The vessel body is divided into eight panels by vertical rows of triangular tool punctations. Each panel is then subdivided by a single vertical incised line, and there are incised lines radiating in opposite directions from this central incised line.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Pease Brushed-Incised
Pease Brushed-Incised jar, Vessel A36, SS.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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