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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A448
Object Name Sherd
Description Pottery fragment of the upper side of a vessel with a flat rolled rim; decorated by a plant form (barbotine?); chips on plant forms; dull glaze worn; orange-red core; thick wall.
Date range: 3rd century

Title Pottery Fragment, Side of Vessel
Date 3rd century CE
Material clay
Technique terra sigillata ware
Dimensions H-6.4 W-9.9 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