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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A413
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of a bowl with narrow rolled rim; undecorated with double bulbous sides tapered to flared deeply depressed foot with centered pontil mark & incised circle center inside bottom with horizontal stamp ".A..OF...."(?); large chips 1 side body; incomplete glaze inside foot; upper half 1 side body missing; dull glaze; orange-red core; thin wall.
Date range: 2nd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Bowl
Date 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-5.5 Dia-4.9 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 or Central Gaul