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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.D171
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a vessel; decorated by beaded edged roundel above leaping animals; hind quarters of 1, head & front legs of another animal; large flake missing below; orange-red core; dull glaze; thick-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-4.8 W-4.6 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