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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A459
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the body of a vessel; decorated by 3 ornamental space dividers in front of crounching rabbit above horizontal beaded edged band; some dirt encrustation; high glaze; orange-red core; thick wall.
Date range: early 2nd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Body of Vessel
Date early 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-5 W-3.5 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
Central Gaul