RIO GRANDE WHITEWARE
CASA COLORADO BLACK-ON-WHITE
TYPE: Casa Colorado Black-on-White
DATE: A.D. 1150 to 1400 (Oppelt, 2008;6)
BOWL DESIGN PLACEMENT: Primary interior designs.
COMMON DESIGNS: Like Socorro Black-on-White yet not as finely executed.
KEY DIFFERENCES: Mineral paint, white slip, non-scored jar interiors.
COMMENTS: This type is considered yet another regional variation of Socorro Black-on-White, and is essentially the same as Chupadero Black-on-White. It is likely distinguished by its temper rather than by form or design.
SLIP OR SURFACE TREATMENT: White slip and polished.
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