Dotted/Terraced Rectangle

Dotted/Terraced Rectangle


A repeated pattern of stepped rectangles with dots in the widest portion of the rectangle characterizes this element. Note: This element can also be seen without dots in the rectangles, as seen in the second image.

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
Slipware, Factory Made
Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Exterior Proximal Rim Slip, inlaid Red/Yellow-Red, Muted Dark Dotted/Terraced Rectangle Individual A