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ROMITA SGRAFFITO - INDICE DEL TIPO


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Nombre Tipológico:
ROMITA SGRAFFITO
Categoría Cerámica:
SLIPWARE
Lugar de Producción:
MEXICO
Fecha de Producción:
1500-1600
Definir Atributos:
Hard, compact orange to reddish-brown paste

Surface is covered with an off-white to greenish-white slip covered in a thin, transparent lead glaze

Designs are etched into the slip and frequently painted with green or yellow

Decorative motifs on body include floral, anthropomorphic, zoomorphic, and flag designs

Rims often banded with corn, chain, curve, or geometric designs.

Forma del Recipiente :
BASIN
BOWL
PLATE
Comentarios:
Lister and Lister (1982) classify Romita Plain as an Indigena ware. It is believed that this type is of Native American manufacture, but copying European forms. Romita Sgraffito production may have extended beyond the 16th century.
Definiciones Publicadas:
Lister and Lister 1982