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CUATLAZINGO POLYCHROME - TYPE INDEX


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Type Name:
CUATLAZINGO POLYCHROME
Category:
MAJOLICA
Production Origin:
MEXICO
Production Date Range:
1800-1900
Defining Attributes:
Cream to peach-colored, occasionally terra cotta, paste.

Decoration in rust/orange and black/dark brown on white to off-white background.

Rust/orange band bordered by black/dark brown decoration.

Other decorative motifs included floral designs and dots.

Vessel Forms:
CUP
PLATE
Comments:
Seifert (1977) believes that this type was most likely produced in Puebla, Mexico.
Published Definitions:
Seifert 1977