TYPE: Chaco Black-on-White

DATE: A.D. 1050 to 1200 (Oppelt 2008;7)

BOWL DESIGN PLACEMENT: Primary interior designs, occasionally secondary exterior designs.

COMMON DESIGNS: Primarily fine line diagonally hatched designs.  The framing lines are usually wider, or twice as "heavy" as the hatched lines.

KEY DIFFERENCES: Finer and more closely spaced hatching than Gallup.  Framing lines twice as "heavy" as Gallup.  Usually more complex and sophisticated designs than Gallup.


1N Chaco Black-on-White Bowl



2N Chaco Black-on-White Pitcher




3N Chaco Black-on-White Lizard Effigy Handle Pitcher.

Approximate Dimensions: 6 1/4" by 5 1/4"




4N Chaco Black-on-White Pitcher with Twisted Handle

Approximate Dimensions: 6 3/4" by 6"




5N Chaco Black-on-White Pitcher with a large indention formed in the bottom.



6Y Chaco Black-on-White Pitcher with no indentation in the bottom.

Approximate Dimensions: 7" by 6"


7Y Chaco Black-on-White Ladle with wavy hatchur and an Escavada Style handle.

Approximate Dimensions: 5" by 1 7/8"



8N Chaco Black-on-White Pitcher


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