Plate, mid–2nd century a.d.; Mid–Imperial
Signed by Sabinianus
Terracotta; East Gaulish terra sigillata ware; H. 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm), Diam. with handles 10 9/16 in. (26.9 cm)
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 (17.194.867)
The large carved handles resemble those found on contemporary Roman silver or bronze serving dishes and trays. At the center of each plate is a stamp with the name of the maker, Sabinianus.