Handle Terminal 05


Located at the terminal of a handle, this molded botanical element is a stylized leaf, that curves or “swoops” off to one side of the handle. In some cases the bottom handle terminus swoops to one side while the upper handle terminus swoops to the other side.

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
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Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Exterior Terminal Molded No Applied Color Handle Terminal 05 Individual A