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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.E241
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a vessel; decorated by a horizontal ridge, 2 beaded vertical rows above lower part of fluted column & bottom with unidentified motif; in ink on core "MZ 1963"; 3 pieces glued together; some chips; orange-red core; high glaze; medium core.
Date range: 2nd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Side of Vessel
Date 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-5 W-4.5 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