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Terracotta fragment of a bowl

Period:
Mid-Imperial, Antonine
Date:
mid-2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta; mold-made, East Gaulish sigillata ware
Dimensions:
H. 5 5/16 in. (13.5 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.494
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 168
The fragment is said to have been found in Londinium (modern London), the capital of Roman Britain. It depicts a combat between a thrax (Thracian) and a murmillo.
Said to be from Londinium (modern London, UK)

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