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YUCATAN COLONIAL - TYPE INDEX


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Type Name:
YUCATAN COLONIAL
Category:
UNGLAZED COARSE EARTHENWARE
Production Origin:
YUCATAN, MEXICO
Production Date Range:
1570-1650
Defining Attributes:
Paste is usually cream colored and gritty with limestone tempering

Exterior has a smoothed, polished orange finish

Orange finish has tendency to wear off irregularly producing a speckled appearance

Vessel Forms:
JAR
Comments:
Published Definitions:
Deagan 1987