Half-Circle Band 02


Seen on both porcelains and earthenwares, this element is characterized by a band of connecting arcs (a Half-Circle Band 1) that have 3 grouped dots that form a triangle at the point of each arc.

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, underĀ free hand Purple-Blue, Intense Dark Half-Circle BandĀ 02 Individual A