This band is a repeated pattern suspended from a single line. A three pointed spearhead (two adjacent dots with a single dot above both) flanked on either side by two dots aligned vertically.
The genre for this stylistic element depends on acombination of decorative technique, color, and element.
Cataloging Example for Depicted Sherd:
|Painted, under free hand
|Purple-Blue, Muted Dark
|Spearhead Band 03