Ceramic Resources

Rio Grande pottery tradition timeline
A thorough graphic chart illustrating the numerous decorative pottery types, as well as the time periods of their use, commonly found throughout the Rio Grande region.

Potters and Traders
This poster, created by Dean Wilson, the director of our pottery analysis laboratory, and OAS volunteers Carol and George Price focuses on the transformative years of Tewa pottery, during the Late Territorial Period, after the coming of the railroad and the development of the tourist trade.

Pueblos and Vecinos
After the arrival and settlement of Spanish colonists, Tewa pottery began to take on new and previously unseen forms of expression as documented in this poster created by Dean Wilson and OAS volunteers Carol and George Price.

Another Look at Zia Pueblo Ceramics
Dean Wilson, the director of our pottery analysis laboratory, and OAS volunteers Carol and George Price assembled this poster about recent interpretations of Florence Hawley Ellis's excavations at the pueblo in 1966.