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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.D205F
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a vessel; decorated by a horizontal band of egg-and-dart above upper body of standing figure holding staff in proper left hand under semicircle of leaves; large chip top surface; small section glued bottom edge; in ink 1 edge "Mainz"; orange-red core; high 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-5.8 W-4.9 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
Eastern Gaul or Central Gaul