Nene-Valley Ware fluted beaker with barbotine scale decoration - ROM2010_11669_31

ROM2010_11669_31

Nene-Valley Ware fluted beaker with barbotine scale decoration

Medium:Wheel thrown earthenware with thumb indents, black slip over scales formed by slip-trailing
Geography: Found at Castor, Cambridgeshire, England
Date: 275-425 AD
Period: Roman Imperial period
Dimensions:
17.2 x 7 cm
Object number: 924.24.9
On view
Gallery Location:Eaton Gallery of Rome: Britain and Ireland to the time of the Romans
DescriptionPottery for daily use was always needed by the occupying Roman army and the civilian population. It was supplied in a wide range of shapes and ware by both local workshops and distant large scale pottery-making centres (such as Gaul).
Collection:
Roman World
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