TYPE: Mancos Gray (Clapboard Corrugated)

DATE: A.D. 850 to 975 (Oppelt 2002:31)

KEY DIFFERENCES: Clapboard corrugation usually over most or all of vessels surface.


Corrugated (Clapboard)


Basket Impressed


COMMENTS: The incised variety has tool incising at the coil junctures. A basket impressed variety shows a basket impression on the exterior base of the vessel. Rarely vessels of this type have interior rim lines or lines painted over the corrugation.


1Y Anasazi Mesa Verde Gray Ware Mancos Gray (Clapboard Corrugated) Olla

Approximate Dimensions: 12 5/8" by 10 1/4"


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