TYPE: Salado Tonto Red
DATE: A.D. 1150 to 1400 (Oppelt, 2008;49)
COMMON FORMS: Bowls, jars.
COMMON COLORS: Red or brownish-red.
VARIETIES: Rough, hand smoothed, rarely scored.
KEY DIFFERENCES: Red slipped, usually with large quartz grains and/or gold mica throughout the paste and usually shows on surfaces. Vessels were made by the "coil and scrape" method.
1N Salado Tonto Red Bowl
Approximate Dimensions: 3 1/4" by 1 1/2"
2Y Salado Tonto Red Vessel.
Approximate Dimensions: 9" by 6 1/4" by 5 3/4"
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