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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.F278
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side and plain, rolled rim of a vessel; decorated by a wide band of vertical lines, above a narrow band of slightly slanted vertical lines, above a horizontal beaded row, above a curled tendril with 2 rosettes and a fan-shaped plant form; chipped upper edge; orange-red core; high glaze; medium 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-8.5 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