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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A394
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a vessel; decorated by wide band with 3 arrowheads at right, finned fish(?) or winged bird(?) above horizontal double-beaded band, above horizontal double-beaded band, above stemmed pomegranates and curled plant form; high glaze; orange-red core; thick wall.
Date range: 1st - 2nd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Side of Vessel
Date 1st - 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-4.9 W-4.6 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 or Central Gaul