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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.E254
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a vessel; decorated by 2 horizontal beaded rows with curled tendrils; 1 ending in rosette & 1 ending in abruptly-pinnate leaf forms; chipped 1 side; orange-red core; high glaze; thin wall.
Date range: 1st century C.E.
Title Pottery Fragment, Side of Vessel
Date 1st century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-3.9 W-3.1 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
Southern Gaul