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.
The genre for this stylistic element depends on a combination of decorative technique, color, and element.
Cataloging Example for Depicted Sherd:
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|Interior/Exterior||Location||Decorative Technique||Color||Stylistic Element||Motif|
|Exterior||Base||Sprig Molded||No Applied Color||Columns||Individual A|