Fabric

K1+K2

Site: 
Provenance: 
Karnut
Clay: 
Clayey and silty matrix with good optical orientation. The silt contains quartz, tuff, rhyolite, and some volcanic ash.
Temper: 
The inclusions (>5%) contain well-sorted sand of sub-angular to sub-rounded grains of rhyolite, tuff, obsidian, quartz, and plagioclase. Some (1%) organic material was added to the clay by the potter. This group is identified as a mixture of group K1 and K2 clays.
Characteristic Inclusions: 
Rhyolite
Tuff
Obsidian
Quartz
Plagioclase
Organic material
Mixed Clay: 
Yes
Mixed Temper: 
Yes
Clay and Temper Treatment: 
Mixture of Karnut I 1 and Karnut I 2 including temper; well kneaded