The botanical element of this band is similar to the script letter “f” and is repeated, creating the illusion of a vine “twined” around the bands.
This band consists of two “background bands”: the top one is thinner and darker than the bottom one. There is a small space between the two bands.
Cataloging Example for Depicted Sherd:
|Interior/Exterior||Location||Decorative Technique||Color||Stylistic Element||Motif|
|Interior||Proximal Rim||Painted, over free hand||Unidentifiable||Botanical Band 35||Individual A|