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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.62
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the body and neck of a black ware vessel, tapered to a shallow rim; 2 grooves on the upper body; decorated with 4 slanted, beaded rows below the groove; dull black glaze upper & under surface; tan core; medium wall.
Date range: unknown
Title Pottery Fragment, Body and Neck of Vessel
Date unknown
Material clay
Technique terra nigra ware
Dimensions H-9.1 W-13.392 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery
Pottery industry
Terra nigra ware
Ancient Rome
Roman Empire