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PANAMA POLYCHROME-TYPE A - INDICE DEL TIPO


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Nombre Tipológico:
PANAMA POLYCHROME-TYPE A
Categoría Cerámica:
MAJOLICA
Lugar de Producción:
PANAMA
Fecha de Producción:
1600-1650
Definir Atributos:
Hard, compact brick-red paste with sand tempering.

Off-white background enamel that tends to have a bluish-white or greenish-white cast.

Designs are painted in combinations of light blue, light green and manganese brown or purple. The paint can appear foamy or fuzzy, and the edges of the design elements often appear to bleed or blur.

Motifs include stylized, hastily –executed floral elements painted around the rim in a band, and in the center of vessels. Other motifs include curves, swirls, wavy lines, and splotches, which may in fact be portions of floral designs.

Forma del Recipiente :
BACIN
BOWL
BRIMMED PLATO
FLOWER POT
Comentarios:
It is believed that pieces of Panama Polychrome-Type A with fuzzy edges date later to those with crisp edges to designs.
Definiciones Publicadas:
Deagan 1987:91; Goggin 1968:163-165; Rovira 2001; Long 1967