Scroll Band 04


This band is characterized by small, finely painted swirls of an incomplete scroll. They alternated direction and have small lines, or “tick” marks extending from sections of the scroll. These swirls lie between two thin solid lines. There may or may not be a solid colored background.

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 Scroll Band 04 Individual A