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VR8

Reference: VR8 / Cat. No.

Period: Roman

Origin: Italy or Tunisia

Date: 80 - 120 AD

Description:
Rounded nozzle flanked by volutes. Defined circular base, impressed stamp encrusted and illegible.

On discus: two gladiators, figure at l. kneeling before standing figure at r.


Fabric: Light tan clay with orange slip.

Manufacture: Mould made.

Size (cm): L. 9.5, W. 6.6, H. 2.5

Condition: Discus broken and chipped.

Notes:
Cf. Hayes, 225 (stamped CCLO·SVC); Mérida, CE00898; Rodríguez Martín, fig. XII:163; (subject) Ponsich, 91.





Last edited: 15-03-2009

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