BROADLINE PURPLE POLYCHROME
TYPE: Broadline Purple Polychrome
DATE: A.D. 475-700 (Wallace 2003;126,188)
COMMON FORMS: Bowls.
COMMON BACKGROUND COLORS: Brown interiors, bowl exteriors slipped red.
MICACEOUS TEMPER: Finely ground or none
DESIGN PLACEMENT: Usually interiors of bowls.
COMMON DESIGNS: Straight broad lines.
COMMENTS: This type has not been formally recognized (new type).
1Y Hohokam Broadline Purple Polychrome.
This sherd is Purple-on-Brown on the interior, and the exterior is red slipped.
It has a black carbon core and measures approximately 1" or 2.5cm. long.
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