Red Mesa Black-on-White - CA. 900-1050
Red Mesa Black-on-White is one of three distinct types that arose in the Four Corners area during the Pueblo I period, the others being Kiatuthlanna Black-on-White and White Mound Black-on-White. Red Mesa Black-on-White is sand-tempered, tending toward gray in its natural form, but bowls have a bright white slip which distinguishes it from White Mound Black-on-White. Decoration consists of fine lines, solid triangles spirals and dots.