TYPE: Abajo Polychrome

DATE: A.D. 700 to 850 (Oppelt, 2008;1 )


COMMON DESIGNS: Designs are the same as Abajo Red-on-Orange.

KEY DIFFERENCES: Red and black designs on a non-slipped orange paste.


List of Southwestern Pottery Types and Wares

By Norman "Ted" Oppelt, 2008

Prehistoric Southwest Pottery Types and Wares

N.T. Oppelt, 2007

Norman T. Oppelt, Greeley, Colorado.

Generations in Clay: Pueblo Pottery of the American Southwest

Dittert & Plog, 1980

Northland Press, Flagstaff, Arizona.

Archaeology of Alkali Ridge, Southeastern Utah

John Otis Brew, 1946

Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology Vol. 21

Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts.


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