TYPE: Dinetah Gray

(AKA Dinetah Utility)

DATE: A.D. 1540 to 1740 (Oppelt, 2002:14)

BACKGROUND COLOR: Gray to black.

TEMPER: Sand.

KEY DIFFERENCES: Jar shapes usually have somewhat pointed bottoms, a mid-body bulge, and constricted necks with slightly flared or straight rims. Exteriors usually show scrape marks by being scraped or scored with corncobs or shredded bark during manufacture.

VARIETIES:

Scored and Non-scored.

 

 

 

  

1Y Dinetah Gray Olla

Approximate Dimensions: 15 3/8" by 11"

 

 

2Y Dinetah Gray Bowl

Approximate Dimensions: 8 1/2" by 7"

 

3N Dinetah Gray Olla

Approximate Dimensions: 21" by 15 1/2"

 

 

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