A band of repeated chevrons running in the same direction. Each chevron has ends split into three blades, that look a bit like the tops of wheat. There is a plain band above and below the chevrons.
The genre for this stylistic element depends on a combination of decorative technique, color, and element.
Cataloging Example for Depicted Sherd:
|Interior/Exterior||Location||Decorative Technique||Color||Stylistic Element||Motif|
|Exterior||Proximal Rim||Painted, over free hand||Neutrals, Dark||Husk Chain Band 17||Individual A|