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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A428
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of bottom of a dish with low deeply depressed foot & wheel marks, with exaggerated pontil mark center; large wheel mark center upper surface with raised oval stamp "MART..A.." (MARTIA[lis]); chips foot edge; dull glaze; orange-red core; thick wall.
Date range: 2nd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Bottom of Dish
Date 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-3.4 W-6.3 Dia-7.1 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