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MOLANGO POLYCHROME - TYPE INDEX


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Type Name:
MOLANGO POLYCHROME
Category:
MAJOLICA
Production Origin:
MEXICO
Production Date Range:
1800-1900
Defining Attributes:
Light buff/tan to peach paste

Off-white background enamel with green and yellow decorations

Band or wavy line on rim with crude floral design or lobe pendants

Central medallion decorated with crude floral design comprised of lobes

There can be a wide range of variation in the yellow and green

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