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Accession_Number 74.7.2
adlib_title North African plate
Shape Plate
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric North African
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 2.5YR 5/6
Decoration Completely reserved plate. Inside at centre is a stamped design of six leaves, with vein detail, in a circle inside three grooved bands. More grooves towards sides of plate and on rim. Flat base with incised grooves on bottom.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact. Some chips to the rim at one side. Major deposits on base.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Roman
Date 375-400 AD
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2007.03.1292.jpg
2007.03.1292.jpg
Top view of a North African plate, showing stamped design of six leaves at the center.
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2007.03.1293.jpg
2007.03.1293.jpg
Top view of the bottom of a North African plate, showing flat base.
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Beazley_DB
Height 3.0
Diameters 25.6
Handle_height
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Location Timeline 3b bottom
Edited_by Denise; Kinsey
Date_edited 16 September 2002; 17.01.2006
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