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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.49
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the upper part of a black ware vessel; decorated with a stipple band below a plain band; rolled rim; wheel marks under surface; dull brown-black glaze upper & under surface; orange-red core; thin wall; no abrasions.
Date range: 1st - 2nd century C.E.
Title Pottery Fragment, Upper Part of Vessel
Date 1st - 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra nigra ware
Dimensions H-5.666 W-4.614 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery industry
Terra nigra ware
Ancient Rome
Roman Empire
Eastern Gaul or Belgic Province