Early Formative Pottery of the Valley of Oaxaca

Kent V. Flannery and Joyce Marcus, with a technical ceramic analysis by William O. Payne

Using more than 300 illustrations, the authors present an encyclopedic analysis of the many types of pottery found in the Oaxaca Valley in the Early Formative period. From details of sherd profiles and tempers to discussions of the growth of various villages, this volume is an exhaustively thorough treatment of the topic and represents decades of archaeological fieldwork in the region.

This monograph is part of a series on the prehistory and human ecology of the Valley of Oaxaca.

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Publisher: Museum of Anthropology

Year of Publication: 1994

Location: Ann Arbor, MI

Pages: 399

Price: $65

Print ISBN: 978-0-915703-34-0

Ebook ISBN: 978-1-951519-99-5

Monograph Series / Number: Memoirs No. 27

Tables / Illustrations: 10 tables, 314 illustrations