Shell Edge 04

Shell Edge 04


Unscalloped edge with simple, lightly impressed lines perpendicular to the edge. The rim can be either straight or angular. The painting around the edge can be simply a band of color, not following the impressed lines of the motif.

Stylistic Genre:

Shell Edge. Select Shell Edge plus the appropriate color (i.e. Shell Edge Blue, Shell Edge, Green, etc.)

Cataloging Example for Depicted Sherd:

Stylistic Genre
Shell Edge, green
Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Interior Proximal Rim Painted, under free hand Blue-Green, Intense Medium Shell Edge 04 Individual A
Interior Proximal Rim Molded Not Applicable Shell Edge 04 Individual A