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OTUMBA POLYCHROME - TYPE INDEX


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Type Name:
OTUMBA POLYCHROME
Category:
MAJOLICA
Production Origin:
MEXICO
Production Date Range:
1800-1900
Defining Attributes:
Cream to peach colored paste with light sand tempering

Off-white background enamel with orange, black to dark brown, and green decoration

Design motifs typically consists of bands and dots or floral elements

Vessel Forms:
BOWL
Comments:
Seifert (1977) belives this type was probably produced in Puebla, Guanajuato, or Dolores Hidalgo, Mexico.
Published Definitions:
Seifert 1977