Faninadahen Kosas Guåhan

More Than A Piece of clay

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The pottery forms manufactured during the Latte Phase were more robust and less ornate compared to those of the Pre-Latte Phase.  Although the latte wares had less aesthetic quality they were more utilitarian.  Since this pottery was fired at higher temperatures, some forms could be used for cooking. Pre-latte forms, which contained sand temper. Temper was the material mixed with the clay to give more durability.

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Pre-Latte and Latter Pottery on display in our current exhibition.
I Hale’ta: Desde Åntes esta I Mamaila, or, “Our Roots: Past and Future,”

(story reprinted from: I Hinanao-ta: A Pictorial Journey Through Time., 2008)

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    qyMLh says

    846233 200249Just a smiling visitant here to share the enjoy (:, btw outstanding style . 183569

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