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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.D158
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a vessel; decorated by 2 plant swags attached either side of crossbar of support in relief; bird motif at left; orange-red core; high glaze; medium wall.
Date range: end of 1st century C.E.
Title Pottery Fragment, Side of Vessel
Date 70-99
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-4.9 W-4.8 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