This is an inlaid slip band composed of squares cut into the vessel body and filled with a slip alternating with areas of “blank space”, creating the illusion of alternating squares.
Cataloging Example for Depicted Sherd:
|Slipware, factory made|
|Interior/Exterior||Location||Decorative Technique||Color||Stylistic Element||Motif|
|Exterior||Proximal Rim||Slip, inlaid||Yellow-Red/Red, Muted Dark||Diced Square/Rectangle Band 01||Individual A|