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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.477
Object Name Brick, Roman
Description Pottery fragment of an earthenware floor(?) brick; underside is rough; has an upper flat surface with 3 circular grooves & 2 deeply depressed circular stamps "IOXXII"* & "PRPF"* either side 2 raised flat circles; some surface chips; 1 side with ceramic fault; orange-red color; 5.5 cm thick wall.
*([LEG]IOXXII= 22 legion); *(PRPF= first born---primigenia) see 2007.2.24
Date range: 2nd century C.E.
Title Fragment, Floor Brick
Date 2nd century CE
Material clay
Dimensions H-21 W-20 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Floors
Pottery
Pottery industry
Earthenware
Roman Empire
Ancient Rome