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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.24A-C
Object Name Brick, Roman
Description Fragments of brick tiles; A= 6.3 x 5.8 x circa 2.1 cm; stamped inscription "EGXXIIP"= "22 legion first born primigenia"; no surface corrosion; fabric orange-red (fair)
B= 3.5 x 7.2 x 2.3 cm, stamped inscription w/in 7.2 x 3.0 cm rectangle "LEGXX...."= "22 legion...."; irregular shape, rough underside; 4 joins written in ink one side "WMK"; ink spots top surface; large white mend underside; dirt encrustation; (fair)
C= 8.0 x 7.2 x circa 2.0 cm; stamped inscription w/in 1.8 cm high feather-edged rectangle "...PRI"; light orange fabric; rough underside with traces of cement(?); (good).
Date range: 1st - 4th century C.E.
Title Fragments, Brick Tiles
Date 1st - 4th century CE
Material clay
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery industry
Ancient Rome
Roman Empire