TYPE: Benson Red-on-Brown

DATE: A.D. 900 to 1100 (Tuthill, 1947;64)

PRIMARY BOWL DESIGN PLACEMENT: Interiors

COMMON DESIGNS: Many designs look Mogollon, with a central star motif, while many other designs resemble Sedentary Period Hohokam styles.

KEY DIFFERENCES: Red designs on white slipped interiors, exteriors slipped red. The exterior red slip seems to be the only difference to Tres Alamos Red-on-Brown.

OTHER COMMON TYPES WITH SIMILAR DESIGN STYLES:

Dragoon Red-on-Brown and Tres Alamos Red-on-Brown

 

Revised: 08/25/2011

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