Decoration:The painted designs are in white. After the designs are painted the pot is given a wash of thin reddish brown ochre which on firing gives the distinctive russet coating. The designs are geometric.
|Nevasa, Maski, Brahmagiri, Chandravalli,Tirukkambuliyur, Alagarai, Paravai, Mangalam, Nattukalpalayam.||The clay is fine and well levigated. The pots are fine to coarse in section and made on the wheel. There are two prominent groups, Black-and-Red Ware and Red Ware.||The deep bowl with indistinct disc base or round bottom, The shallow bowl, The vase with curved-out rim, convex body and round bottom.||Well fired.|