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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.36
Object Name Sherd
Description Fragment of the upper body of a black ware vessel; decorated with a checkerboard band with a deep groove at the top and bottom edges; Celtic Belgian ware(?); dull black glaze upper & under surface; tan core; medium wall; no abrasions.
Date range: 1st - 2nd century C.E.
Title Pottery Fragment, Upper Body of Vessel
Date 1st - 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra nigra ware
Dimensions H-7.864 W-9.15 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
Eastern Gaul or Belgic Province