TYPE: Aquarius Orange

DATE: A.D. 1000 - 1400 (NAU Online Ceramic Manual 2001)

KEY DIFFERENCES: Exteriors are more orange than gray although interiors are usually light gray. Prescott Gray is more gray than orange but may have orange "fire clouds".

SLIP OR SURFACE TREATMENT: Not slipped, lightly wiped and/or scraped.

TEMPER: Usually finer than Prescott Gray, may have a little or a lot of fine mica particles showing on the surface.

COMMENTS: This type may be considered Gila Plain, Prescott Variety.

 

 

1Y Aquarius Orange Scoop with Human Effigy Handle

Approximate Dimensions: 7 7/8" by 3 3/4" by 3"

 

 

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