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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A389
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a bowl; decorated by egg-and-dart above upper torso standing warrior holding knife & shield before a triangular shaped leaf; at left traces of roundel with hand, bow & arrow; some dirt encrustation; dull glaze; orange-red core; medium-thick wall.
Date range: 2nd - 3rd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Side of a Bowl
Date 2nd - 3rd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-4.7 W-6.4 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery industry
Terra sigillata
Samian Ware
Ancient Rome
Roman Empire
Eastern Gaul or Rhineland