Vessel 184 (2003.08.1799)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: everted 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: brown; fire clouding on the rim, lower body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 7.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on lower body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.92
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has horizontal brushing marks, as well as two rows of punctations: a linear punctated row near the top of the rim, and a second tool punctated row at the rim-body juncture. The vessel body is divided into nine separate panels by vertical pinched ridges that extend from the rim-body juncture to within 1.8 cm of the vessel base. The panels are filled with vertical brushing marks.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Pease Brushed-Incised
Pease Brushed-Incised jar, Vessel 184, Burial 33.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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