This element is any representation of architectural columns. The example on Black Basalt has the columns alternating with acanthus leaves. This element is often seen on other refined stonewares as well.

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
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Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Exterior Base Sprig Molded No Applied Color Columns IndividualĀ A