Dentil Band 1 consists of a straight line with small rectangular “dentils” that are suspended below the line. This motif is very similar to the architectural dentil motif. This band is not contained within two solid lines. This element is most often executed in overglaze on Chinese porcelains.
Cataloging Example for Depicted Sherd:
|Interior/Exterior||Location||Decorative Technique||Color||Stylistic Element||Motif|
|Interior||Proximal Rim||Painted, over free hand||Unidentified||Dentil Band 01||Individual A|