Shell Edge 17

Shell Edge 17


A row of repeated molded or rouletted closely spaced thin lines that run vertically to the vessel’s 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 17 Individual A
Interior Proximal Rim Molded Not Applicable Shell Edge 17 Individual A