TYPE: Papago Black-on-White

DATE: A.D. 1930 to Present


KEY DIFFERENCES: Black designs on white background.

SLIP OR SURFACE TREATMENT: White slipped or not slipped white clay, usually well polished.

VARIETIES: White slipped and unslipped white clay.

COMMENTS: Early examples are extremely rare, most were made after 1930.

FORMS: Jars early, then later many eccentric forms, effigies, etc.






1N Papago Black-on-White Effigy Vessel


2Y Papago Black-on-White Bird Effigy Vessel



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