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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.E243
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a vessel; decorated by egg-and-dart above part of palmately lobed leaf & striding bird(?); large chip 1 corner; dirt encrustation; pitted surface; orange-red core; dull glaze; thick wall.
Date range: 2nd century C.E.
Title Pottery Fragment, Side of Vessel
Date 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-4 W-4.5 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
Eastern Gaul