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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A375
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a bowl; decorated by band of undulating plant forms with ending in cordate buds; semicircular swag of abrubtly pinnate leaf form; medium dull glaze; orange-red core; medium wall; large chip at edge.
Date range: early 2nd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Side of Bowl
Date early 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-6.1 W-10.6 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
Central Gaul