TYPE: Ramos Black-on-White

DATE:  A.D. 1250 to 1660 (Rakita and Raymond, 2003;160)

COMMON DESIGNS: Designs are the same as Ramos Polychrome without red paint.

COMMON BACKGROUND COLOR(S): White, usually tan, sometimes brown.

KEY DIFFERENCES: No slip and no red paint used in design.

SLIP OR SURFACE TREATMENT: Not slipped, well polished interior and exterior.



1Y Ramos Black-on-White Jar.

Approximate Dimensions: 6" by 4 3/4"



2N Ramos Black-on-White Squash/Gourd Effigy Vessel.

Approximate Dimensions: 7 3/4" by 6"


3N Ramos Black-on-White Bowl

Approximate Dimensions: 4 3/8" by 2 7/8"


4Y Casas Grandes Ramos Black-on-White Pottery Bowl

Approximate Dimensions: 3 1/2" by 1 1/4"



5N Casas Grandes Ramos Black-on-White Effigy of a

woman possibly about to give birth to a child.

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



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