TYPE: Papago Polychrome
DATE: A.D. 1930 to Present Date
KEY DIFFERENCES: Black designs on red and white background, or, black and red designs on a white background, or red and white painted designs on a polished brown to tan background.
SLIP OR SURFACE TREATMENT: Usually highly polished. White and red slips were used, some examples have natural unslipped yet polished brown areas.
FORMS: Many eccentric forms.
1Y Papago Polychrome Bowl
This "Papago Pot" was purchased from the St. John's Mission, Laveen, Arizona in 1972
2Y Papago Polychrome Pitcher
3Y Papago Polychrome Bowl
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