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PANAMA BLUE front view
Type Index: MAJOLICA
Production Origin: PANAMA
Date Range: 1600-1650
Defining Attributes:

Hard, compact brick-red paste with sand tempering.

Exterior covered with a matte-finished, solid blue enamel that is occasionally bubbly

Interior covered with a reflective enamel ranging in color from greenish to yellowish

Vessel Forms:
Comments: Production of Panama Blue may have begun in the late 16th century. It is likely that this type is an imitation of Caparra Blue.
Published Definitions: Long 1967; Goggin 1968; Deagan 1987:92; Rovira 2001

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