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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A438
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of a shallow dish with projecting rim tapered to low foot; upper rim decorated by 2 leaf forms on long stems; in ink 1 side "Mainz 1963"; large chips foot edge; dull glaze; orange-red core; thick wall.
Date range: 2nd - 3rd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Shallow Dish
Date 2nd - 3rd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-4.5 W-9.9 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