Fish Roe 01


Fish Roe 01 is characterized by overlapping and tiered painted scallops that give the appearance of fish scales. A single dot is painted inside of each scallop. Unlike Fish Roe Band 01, it is not contained by single bands on either side.This element generally covers the entire vessel.

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
Handpainted Blue


Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Exterior Body Painted, under free hand Blue, Muted Medium Fish Roe 01 Individual A