Paste/Temper: Dallas Ware paste is clayey and compact. Fine-to-medium crushed mussel shell leaves numerous platlets in the past. The clayey paste and fine shell temper gives sherds a smooth and soft feel. The vessels are normally fired to a light color on the exterior and a darker color to the interior.
Surface Treatment: Dallas Ware exhibits cord-marked or plain surface treatments
Vessel Form: Dallas Ware vessels are coil constructed with paddle malleation. Small jars and bowls exist.
Vessel Diameter: Unknown
Vessel Height: Unknown
Rim Form: Broad, flat strap handles and lugs do occur
Base Form: Round to round-flat bottoms
Vessel Wall Thickness: Appears thin.