Vessel A 4 SS (2003.08.0098)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog; sandy paste
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a short rim
RIM AND LIP FORM: everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouding on the body; organic residue on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.9
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 6.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.38
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has closely spaced horizontal incised lines. The vessel body is divided into eight panels by vertical appliqued fillets that extend from the rim-body juncture to the vessel base. Each of the panels is filled with vertical incised lines that extend to the vessel base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Pease Brushed-Incised
Pease Brushed-Incised jar, Vessel A4, SS.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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