Roman Terra Sigillata Dish

An ancient Roman terra sigillata dish, the rim is decorated with raised trailing leaves. On the underside of the base is a graffito “X”.

Ca. 1st - 3rd century AD.
Diameter: 6 3/4 (17.1 cm).

Dragendorff Form 42

cf.: R. J. Charlston, Roman Pottery, (London), no. 24b, Rijksmuseum, Leiden.
Formerly in an Edinburgh, Scotland private collection.
Inv#: 8469
Guaranteed Authentic


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