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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.F280
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side and plain, rolled rim of a vessel; decorated by 2 bands of vertical lines, above a horizontal beaded row, above curled tendril, plant forms, rosette & overlapping deltoid-shaped leaves; 2 pieces glued together; orange-red core; high glaze; thick 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-4.8 W-4.1 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
Central Gaul