VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.1157
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and sandy paste
VESSEL FORM: Jar with short rim (Figure 139)
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: grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 7.8 mm; body, 7.6 mm; base, 10.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 20.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.5; flat and circular
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.9
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The short rim is plain, and the vessel body has vertical brushing and incised marks that extend from the rim-body juncture to 5.0 cm above the base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Karnack Brushed-Incised
Karnack Brushed-Incised jar sherds, Henry Williams cemetery, Vessel 2003.08.1157.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41RU318, Karnack Brushed-Incised Jar Sherds, 2003.08.1157" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 353.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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