TYPE: Huerigos Glaze-on-White

DATE:  A.D. 1250 to 1660 (Rakita and Raymond, 2003;160)

KEY DIFFERENCES: Glaze black designs on a white slip. Sometimes the glaze paint doesn't "glaze", however the paint will still appear thick and not polished compared to Villa Ahumada Black-on-White.

COMMENTS: This type has not been formally recognized (new type).






1N Casas Grandes Huerigos Glaze-on-White Pottery Seed Jar with two Mearns Quail effigies.

The bottom of this vessel is non-slipped. The last photo shows the vessel with a

mounted Mearns Quail in which the effigies represent.

Approximate Dimensions: 8 3/4" by 5 3/4"




 2Y Casas Grandes Huerigos Glaze-on-White Pottery Seed Jar. The paint did not glaze,

yet it is thick in places and not polished over.

Approximate Dimensions: 6 3/4" by 5"



3Y Casas Grandes Huerigos Glaze-on-White Jar with the inner rim painted.

Approximate Dimensions: 4 7/8" by 4 1/8"




4N Casas Grandes Huerigos Glaze-on-White Jar two human heads.

Approximate Dimensions: 7 3/4" by 5 1/2"


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