Examples from the Web for sherd
A Marlborough sherd from one of these has a gadrooned edge and molded swags and palmettes.
One sherd of really fine thin red ware was picked up, but there was no trace of ornamentation on it.Unknown Mexico, Volume 1 (of 2)|Carl Lumholtz
Finds include one Rhenish "Bellarmine" sherd and a pewter spoon handle.Contributions From the Museum of History and Technology|Ivor Noel Hume
Aristides, hearing this, is said to have made no reply, but returned the sherd with his own name inscribed.The Boys' and Girls' Plutarch|Plutarch
One sherd is decorated with shredded clay applied before firing when the clay was wet.