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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A408
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the upper side of a bowl with a rolled rim above a plain horizontal band; decorated by egg-and-dart above head of charging lion(?); large chip underside; some dirt encrustation; dull glaze; orange-red core; medium wall.
Date range: 2nd - 3rd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Upper Side of Bowl
Date 2nd - 3rd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-6.4 W-11.8 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 Rhineland