A single line of short, horizontal dash marks characterize this element. As with all bands, it is an element that encircles the entire vessel. This band may or may not be located between two solid bands.
The genre for this stylistic element depends on a combination of decorative technique, color, and element.
Cataloging Example for Depicted Sherd:
|Interior/Exterior||Location||Decorative Technique||Color||Stylistic Element||Motif|
|Interior||Proximal Rim||Painted, under free hand||Purple-Blue, Intense Dark||Dash Band 01||Individual A|