Shell Edge 13

Shell Edge 13


Undulating, elongated scalloped edge with impressed wavy lines.  Most of the small wavy lines are fully painted.  Includes two parallel, deep, partially painted channels between the usual wavy lines.  Also includes a tick mark between the sets of channels farther down the body.

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, blue
Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Interior Proximal Rim Painted, under free hand Purple-Blue, Intense Dark Shell Edge 13 Individual A
Interior Proximal Rim Molded Not Applicable Shell Edge 13 Individual A