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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A457
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a vessel; decorated by egg-and-dart above part of double-ridged roundel with leaf & part of tree(?); underside chips; some dirt encrustation; dull glaze; orange-red core; thick wall.
Date range: 2nd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Side of Vessel
Date 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-4.1 W-4.9 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery
Pottery industry
Terra sigillata
Samian ware
Ancient Rome
Roman Empire
Central Gaul