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Maker(s):Unknown
Culture:Romano-British
Title:Jar
Date Made:43-410 CE
Type:Container
Materials:Ceramic; earthenware
Place Made:Europe; United Kingdom; Great Britain; England; Colchester
Measurements:overall: 5 x 4 1/2 in.; 12.7 x 11.43 cm
Narrative Inscription:  Old mark: DXXVI painted on upper shoulder in black
Accession Number:  MH 1910.8.C.A
Credit Line:Gift of the Colchester Museum. Colchester, England
Museum Collection:  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum
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Description:
Clay vessel, black in appearance, bulb-shaped but stands on its own. Texture is rough and vessel has a pronounced lip and small hole on the side of the vessel. Inside is rougher than outside.

Tags:
pottery; ancient; archaeology

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