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Roman North African Red Slip Bowl, 375-400 AD

Roman North African Red Slip Bowl, 375-400 AD


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Roman: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1448177
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Bernhard I. Muller, PhD
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Zurich, Switzerland

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 $380.00 
Bright red bowl covered by a dense, smoothed and highly glossy slip.
Deep bowl with shallow floor, steep wall and simple lip. Standing on a ring base.
Roman African red slip ware pottery is characterized by an orange color and a shiny surface.
By the third century AD, fine African red slip pottery wares became the most popular type of tableware in the Roman Empire.
Ceramic
Roman, North Africa, 375-400 AD
D. 12.1 cm (4.8 in)
H. 4.5 cm (1.8 in)
Intact and fine, superb glaze. Glaze on top of the lip rubbed.
Belgium private collection by succession.

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