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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A406
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a pot; undecorated with plain rim tapered to flattened base & flared deeply depressed round foot; in pencil inside surface written "aa3"; long vertical chip outer surface & other chips; foot joined to body; abrasions; dull glaze; orange-red core; thick wall.
Date range: 2nd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Side of Pot
Date 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-9 Dia-5.3 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