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TETEPANTLA POLYCHROME - TYPE INDEX


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Type Name:
TETEPANTLA POLYCHROME
Category:
MAJOLICA
Production Origin:
MEXICO
Production Date Range:
1800-1900
Defining Attributes:
Buff to orange colored paste

Off-white background enamel with decorations in yellow or orange and brown to dark-brown

Rim and upper body typically have two sets of double bands surrounding crude floral elements

Central medallion often has floral design

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