SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 6, Pot 3
VESSEL FORM: Jar with four rim peaks
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown (10YR 3/2); fire clouding on the rim and body; organic residue on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (10YR 5/3); fire clouding on the rim, body, and base; organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.3 mm, rim; 5.8 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the lower body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 18.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 18.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.4 liters
DECORATION: The rim is horizontally brushed, and there are also four sets of two vertically aligned appliqued nodes under each rim peak. The vessel body has four vertical appliqued fillets that extend to within 2.5 cm of the base. Within each panel created by the appliqued fillets are upper and lower incised triangles; the apex of the triangles meet in the center of the panel.
TYPE: cf. Pease Brushed-Incised
Pease Brushed-Incised jar, Burial 6, Pot 3.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 6, Pot 3" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Pease Brushed-Incised. 7.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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