TYPE: Broadline Purple Polychrome

(previously undescribed)

DATE: A.D. 475-700 (Wallace 2003;126,188)


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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