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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.D172
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the body side of a vessel; decorated by egg-and-dart above front end of leaping animal above chevron pattern; traces of dirt underside; orange-red core; high glaze; thick wall.
Date range: 2nd century C.E.
Title Pottery Fragment, Side of Vessel
Date 100-199
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-5.7 W-4.7 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