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Object Number:29-100-5
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman Gaullish
Provenience: Mediterranean
Date Made: 100-299 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Terra Sigillata
Iconography:Lion
Length: 9.1 cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number:255 - Other Number

Description

Rim sherd of bowl. Gaulish mortarium of Dragendorff Form 45. Lezoux ware. Lion's face spout is done in primitive incised strokes while clay still wet.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical World - Roman World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M., and Romano, Irene B., and Brownlee, Ann B., and White, Donald J. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 65, no. 96View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Comfort, Howard. 1954. "Gaulish Terra Sigillata in the University of Pennsylvania Museum". American Journal of Archaeology. Boston. Archaeological Institute of America. Vol. 58. no. 1. pg. 33-37 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 37, pl. 11, no. 23View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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