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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A445
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the bottom of a vessel with a wide, flat wheel-like foot; traces of decoration under surface body; dirt encrustation; large chip upper surface; pitted; dull glaze; orange-red core; thick wall.
Date range: 2nd century

Title Pottery Fragment, Bottom of Vessel
Date 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-2 Dia-7.7 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