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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.30
Object Name Sherd
Description Fragment of the body of a black ware vessel; decorated with 2 wide checkerboard bands incised with diagonal lines; 7 glued repairs; Celtic Belgian ware(?); black glaze upper & under surfaces; tan core; medium-thick wall; no abrasions.
Date range: 1st - 2nd century C.E.
Title Pottery Fragment, Body of Vessel
Date 1st - 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra nigra ware
Dimensions H-15.149 W-14.67 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery industry
Terra nigra ware
Ancient Rome
Roman Empire
Eastern Gaul or Belgic Province