UPPER SAN JUAN WHITE WARE
TYPE: Vallecitos Black-on-White
DATE: A.D. 1250-1300 (Oppelt, 2002; 64)
BOWL DESIGN PLACEMENT: Primary interior designs.
KEY DIFFERENCES: Organic paint. Interiors highly polished, exteriors roughly smoothed. "Oyster white" slip.
COMMENTS: This type is considered "transitional" and an early form of Jemez Black-on-White.
OTHER TYPES WITH SIMILAR DESIGN STYLES:
Mesa Verde White Ware: Mesa Verde Black-on-White
Rio Grande White Ware: Santa Fe Black-on-White