TYPE: Gila White-on-Red

DATE: AD 1300 to 1450 (see comments)


COMMON DESIGNS: See Gila Polychrome

KEY DIFFERENCES: Gila style designs executed in white paint on a red slipped background, interiors are red slipped with no decoration. Cliff White-on-Red have smudged black interiors. Tucson White-on-Red has no fine linework.

COMMENTS: This type was first described by DiPeso, 1958, page 101. Dates are assumed to be the same as Gila Polychrome.

1Y Gila White-on-Red Bowl Sherd Exterior.

1Y Gila White-on-Red Bowl Sherd Interior.



Revised: 07/22/2008

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