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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.23
Object Name Brick, Roman
Description Fragment of a brick tile; stamped inscription "VTIFELIXVIVA(T or S)"= "that you may live happily"; surface corrosion, or paint(?); fabric orange-red.
Date range: 1st - 4th century C.E.

Title Fragment, Brick Tile
Date 1st - 4th century CE
Material clay
Dimensions H-13.782 W-14.733 D-2.215 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery industry
Ancient Rome
Roman Empire