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SANTA MARIA POLYCHROME - INDICE DEL TIPO


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Nombre Tipológico:
SANTA MARIA POLYCHROME
Categoría Cerámica:
MAJOLICA
Lugar de Producción:
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO
Fecha de Producción:
1650-1760
Definir Atributos:
Pinkish-tan to buff colored paste

Off-white to cream to yellowish background enamel, often thin enough for paste to show through

Designs painted primarily in orange, green, and black or dark brown

Floral designs in central medallion and surrounding bands are the most common motifs

A central floral element of alternating green and orange petals surrounding an orange circle is typical. Petals and central circle are outlined in black or dark brown.

Forma del Recipiente :
PLATE
Comentarios:
Lister and Lister (1982) refer to the central floral design as a "whirligig". Decorations occur only on the interior of Santa Maria Polychrome vessels.
Definiciones Publicadas:
Deagan 1987; Lister and Lister 1982