Folded Rim

Description: 

Seen primarily on Native American sherds. A thickened rim created by added/applied clay. Note that folded rims are different from¬†“rolled” rims that are primarily seen on refined wares. We do not record rolled rims as decoration (this type of information can be recorded in the “Notes” field.)

Stylistic Genre:

Not Applicable

Cataloging Example for Depicted Sherd:

Stylistic Genre
Not Applicable
Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Exterior Rim Applied Clay No Applied Color Folded Rim Individual A
Exterior Body Cord Marked No Applied Color Not Applicable Individual B
Exterior Rim Cord Marked No Applied Color Not Applicable Individual B