RINCON BLACK- ON-RED
COMMON DESIGNS: Designs are the same as Rincon Red-on-Brown.
KEY DIFFERENCES: Black Rincon designs on a red slipped background.
COMMENTS: This type is extremely rare.
1N Rincon Black-on-Red plate or platter.
The exterior of this vessel is identical to Gila Red of the Classic Period.
It has a high amount of finely ground biotite (gold mica) and muscovite (silver mica) or gneiss/schist
observable on the surface. The interior seems to have a thicker red slip covering much of the temper.
Approximate Dimensions: 9 1/2" or 24.2 cm. by 1 3/4" or 4.4 cm.
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