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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.D163
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a vessel; decorated by a band of egg-and-dart between beaded rows, above pouncing lion & hind quarters of horse(?); orange-red core; dull glaze; medium-thick wall.
Date range: end of 2nd century C.E.
Title Pottery Fragment, Side of Vessel
Date 170-199
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-8.6 W-4.2 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