TYPE: Anchondo Red-on-Brown
DATE: A.D. 700 to 1250 (Rakita and Raymond, 2003;160)
BOWL DESIGN PLACEMENT: Interiors, rarely exteriors.
COMMON DESIGNS: Concentric stars and other simple geometric designs. Rims are usually painted.
COMMON BACKGROUND COLOR(S): Brown.
KEY DIFFERENCES: Broadline polished designs (designs are blurred due to the polishing).
OTHER COMMON TYPES WITH SIMILAR DESIGN STYLES:
Hohokam, Estrella Red-on-Gray
Hohokam/Mogollon, Dos Cabezas Red-on-Brown
Mogollon, San Lorenzo Red-on-Brown
1Y Anchondo Red-on-Brown Bowl
Approximate Dimensions: 4 1/2" by 2 1/8"
2Y Anchondo Red-on-Brown Jar.
This unusual vessel has a "normal" Anchondo design painted on the bottom, a wide horizontal band in the middle, a patterned incised neck, punctation just below the rim, and red paint or slip on the top and inner rim.
Approximate Dimensions: 7 5/8" by 6 1/4"
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