Dogtooth Band 04


Dogtooth Band 04 is characterized by a saw-tooth band that has dots in the lower interior spaces of the triangle and in the upper interior spaces of the triangle.  The band is bound by single bands on the top and bottom.  The band is similar to Wavy Band 07, except the saw-tooth band forms sharper, nearly 90 degree angles, instead of undulating.

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
Overglaze, handpainted
Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Interior Proximal Rim Painted, over free hand Red, Muted Medium Dogtooth Band 04 Individual A