Geometric Band 32

Geometric Band 32


A band formed by a series of connected geometric “puzzle piece” shapes, oriented diagonally. A large “X” (presumably appearing at regular intervals) extends the entire thickness of the band.

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
Painted, under free hand
Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Interior Proximal Rim  Handpainted Blue  Purple-Blue, Muted Dark Geometric Band 32 Individual A