Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History



  • Bowl fragment, 2nd century a.d.
    Roman
    Terracotta
    Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 (17.194.2073)

    This type of mold-made fineware pottery, known as terra sigillata, derives from Arretine and related wares made in Italy in the early first century A.D. By the second century, most terra sigillata was made at sites in central and eastern Gaul (modern France and Germany).

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  • Bowl fragment, 2nd century A.D.
    Roman
    Terracotta
    Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 (17.194.2073)


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