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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A424
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the bottom of a vessel with round deeply depressed foot; inside upper surface stamped long oval "NICEPHOR"; surface scratched; large chips; dull glaze; orange-red core; thick wall.
Date range: 2nd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Bottom of Vessel
Date 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions Dia-5 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery
Pottery industry
Terra sigillata
Samian Ware
Ancient Rome
Roman Empire
Central Gaul