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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A374A-D
Object Name Sherd
Description A= Pottery fragment bowl with rolled rim; decorated by band of egg-and-dart above band of plants and running animals (dogs?) above band of rosettes, in relief around body; short round depressed foot; interior wheel marks; some 17 joins; 2 sides missing; potter's mark(?) bottom under surface foot; dull glaze; orange-red core; thick-medium wall.
B= Rim fragment (of 374A) undecorated; (2.9 cm high; 3.7 cm wide)
C= Rim fragment (of 374A) with trace of egg-and-dart; (4.0 cm high; 3.4 cm wide)
D= Rim fragment (of 374A) with 3 egg-and-dart forms; play dough attached inner surface; 1 join; (5.1 cm high; 6.2 cm wide)
Date range: 2nd - 3rd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Bowl
Date 2nd - 3rd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-11 Dia-19 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
Rhineland or Eastern Gaul