St. Johns Black-on-Red - CA. 1150-1300
St Johns Black-on-Red is identical to Tularosa Black-on-white except for the red slip applied to the vessels before painting. Some vessels have decoration in the Wingate Style, with stepped rectangular elements while others have Tularosa-style decoration including the characteristic interlocking scroll combined with a stairstep design.
Paste: Gray turning to yellow if oxidized