Half-Circle Band 15


Connected and overlapping circles with a string of vertically-oriented dots (creating a “spearhead” effect) at the point of overlap. This half-circle band is connected to a plain band above.

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
Overglaze handpainted
Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Interior Proximal Rim Painted over, free hand Red, Intense Dark Half-Circle Band 15 Individual A