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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A379
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the side of a bowl with a rolled rim above wide plain band; decorated by egg-and-dart above animal trainer with arms & legs outstretched, leaping animal, cupid, sprig of leaves; medium glaze; orange-red core; thick wall.
Date range: 2nd century C.E.

Title Pottery Fragment, Side of Bowl
Date 2nd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-9.5 W-7.8 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 Central Gaul