Stippled can be used to describe both molded and painted surfaces. Stippling is characterized by small, densely repeated dots that are either molded or painted.
The genre for this stylistic element depends on a combination of decorative technique, color, and element.
Cataloging Example for Depicted Sherd:
|Interior/Exterior||Location||Decorative Technique||Color||Stylistic Element||Motif|
|Exterior||Body||Molded||No Applied Color||Stippled||Individual A|