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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.D161
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the body of a vessel; decorated with the hind quarters of leaping animals below large, coiled ridge; underside unglazed; chipped edges; orange-red core; medium-high glaze; medium wall.
Date range: 2nd century C.E.
Title Pottery Fragment, Body of Vessel
Date 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-5.1 W-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
Eastern Gaul or Central Gaul