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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.20C
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the upper side of a vessel with a narrow, projecting rolled rim; decorated with the front of a leaping horned animal with head turned proper left; Castor ware; tan core; dull black surface; thin wall.
Date range: 3rd - 4th century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Upper Side of Vessel
Date 3rd - 4th century CE
Material clay
Technique terra nigra ware
Dimensions H-4.8 W-5.6 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery
Pottery industry
Terra nigra ware
Ancient Rome
Roman Empire
Belgic Province