Half-Circle Band 13


This band is composed of a band of connected half circles beneath a plain band, with a partially-filled oval connected to a string of dots below it (creating a “spearhead” effect) at each half circle junction.

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 Half-Circle Band 13 Individual A