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dish

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1904,0204.1416

  • Description

    Pottery: Italian Sigillata dish.
    Good glaze on interior; exterior surface encrusted.
    In the centre is the stamp VOR/S – Vorus (?).

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Ware

  • Type series

    • Conspectus 18.2.1
  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 16.8 centimetres
    • Diameter: 9 centimetres (base)
    • Height: 3.8 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
  • Curator's comments

    Roman Pottery

    For the stamp, cf. C.I.L. xii. 5686, 957.

  • Bibliography

    • Roman Pottery L170 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1901

  • Department

    Greek & Roman Antiquities

  • Registration number

    1904,0204.1416

Pottery: Italian Sigillata dish; in the centre is the stamp VORVS.

Pottery: Italian Sigillata dish; in the centre is the stamp VORVS.

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