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PLAYA POLYCHROME - INDICE DEL TIPO


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Nombre Tipológico:
PLAYA POLYCHROME
Categoría Cerámica:
MAJOLICA
Lugar de Producción:
PUEBLA, MEXICO
Fecha de Producción:
1725-?
Definir Atributos:
Compact, creamy white to pale peach or buff-colored paste.

Cream to off-white, glossy background enamel with decoration painted in one or two shades of blue.

Design motifs include rim bands outlined in black with pendant lobes at intervals, and floral elements in the center highlighted in black.

Animals and birds are also frequently depicted in the center of vessels and are accented in black.

Forma del Recipiente :
BOWL
BRIMMED PLATO
CUP
Comentarios:
"Playa Polychrome" is essentially a Puebla Blue on White majolica with the addition of black highlighting.
Definiciones Publicadas:
Smith 1965:86; Goggin 1968:191; Deagan 2002:86-87