Scallop  Band 17

Scallop Band 17


This element, seen here on Scratch Blue, consists of multiple stacked line components that form a gently sweeping upside down broad “v-shape.”

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
Scratch Blue
Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Exterior Proximal Rim Scratch/Fill Purple-Blue, Intense Medium Scallop Band 17 Individual A