House elements are highly variable and are characterized by many attributes, ranging from windows, doors and multiple peaked roofs with finials. The image demonstrates one example of a house seen on both porcelains and earthenwares.
Note: if you cannot determine if it is a house or a church or some other building, use “Structure, unid.”
The genre for this stylistic element depends on a combination of decorative technique, color, and element.
Cataloging Example for depicted sherd:
|Interior/Exterior||Location||Decorative Technique||Color||Stylistic Element||Motif|
|Interior||Base||Painted, under free hand||Purple-Blue, Intense Dark||House||Individual A|