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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.478
Object Name Brick, Roman
Description Pottery fragment of an earthenware house brick (hypocaust brick); square with rough underside & smooth upper surface; 1 large join 1 corner; large chip 1 side; traces cement upper and lower surfaces; orange-red color; 4.0 cm thick wall
Date range: 1st - 3rd century C.E.

Title Fragment, House Brick
Date 1st - 3rd century CE
Material clay
Dimensions H-21 W-21 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery industry
Roman Empire
Ancient Rome