Shell Edge 14

Shell Edge 14


Unscalloped edge with lightly impressed wavy lines.  Similar to shell edge 10 except that the painted decoration pools in small circles towards the rim of the vessel and the molded, wavy lines are farther apart.

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 14 Individual A
Interior Proximal Rim Molded Not Applicable Shell Edge 14 Individual A