Chain Band 04


A simple band composed of interlocking ovals between two simple bands.  It can either have a painted background as seen in this example, or it can have no background. Similar to Chain Band 06, except the links of Chain Band 06 are not completely closed.

Stylistic Genre:

The genre for this stylistic element depends on a combination of decorative technique, color, and element.

Cataloging Example for Depicted Sherd:


Stylistic Genre
Handpainted Blue
Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Interior Proximal Rim Painted, under free hand Blue, Muted Dark Chain Band 04 Individual A