Shell Edge 20

Shell Edge 20


The rim of the vessel is regularly scalloped (a series of repeating arcs), and the molded shell pattern features evenly spaced wavy impressions. The wavy lines follow a pattern of one long line followed by several short lines extending from the rim.

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 20 Individual A
Interior Proximal Rim Molded Not Applicable Shell Edge 20 Individual A