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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.D154
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the upper body of a bowl with a rolled rim; decorated by a band of egg-and-dart above human figures & plant forms in relief; horizontal, vertical, diagonal beaded rows; missing frag.; 5 mends; abrasions; orange-red core; high, fine glaze; medium wall.
Date range: 2nd century C.E.
Title Pottery Fragment, Upper Body of Bowl
Date 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-8 W-11.5 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
Eastern Gaul