Vessel 200 (2003.08.57)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the rim and body; organic residue on the vessel body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 7.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 21.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 18.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The top and the bottom of the rim have tool punctated rows, and the area in between is filled with horizontal brushed-incised marks. The vessel body is divided into five panels by five vertical rows of tool punctations that extend from the rim-body juncture to 1.8 cm above the vessel base. Each panel is filled with diagonal incised lines either pitched to the right (one panel) or to the left (four panels).
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Pease Brushed-Incised
Pease Brushed-Incised jar, Vessel 200, Burial 35.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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