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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.20B
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the low foot and bottom of a grinding bowl; decorated by 3 wide depressions encircling bottom of bowl; large chip underside, bottom & edges; dirt encrustation; orange-red core; dull glaze; very thick wall.
Date range: 2nd - 3rd century C.E.
Title Pottery Fragment, Bowl
Date 2nd - 3rd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-3.7 W-14.3 Dia-9.4 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery industry
Ancient Rome
Roman Empire