Geometric Band 02

Geometric Band 02


Geometric Band 02 combines garland and trellis motifs to form a neoclassical geometric band.  Thin diagonal double lines that form a V pattern with a small dot at the base are bound between two thinly painted bands. A simple leaf garland weaves its way through the double-line V’s.

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 Rim Painted, under free hand Purple-Blue, Intense Dark Geometric Band 02 Individual A