Geometric Column 01


Geometric Column 01 is characterized by a vertical band, or column, of solid diamonds that have a small open circle of white (the color of the body) in their centers. Thinly painted crossed lines separate each diamond.

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
Interior Proximal Rim Painted under, free hand Purple-Blue, Intense Dark Hatched Line Band 02 Stacked Combination 1
Interior Body  Handpainted Blue  Purple-Blue, Intense Dark Geometric Column 01 Stacked Combination 1