25 October 2006
EIGHT ROMAN RED WARE DISHES
CIRCA 1ST-4TH CENTURY A.D.
Comprising a large dish with wide horizontal rim, the interior with circular band of rouletting, 11 5/8 in. (29.5 cm.) diam.; a shallow dish with upturned rim, the interior decorated with five stylized fronds, 9¾ in. (25 cm.) diam.; a similar shallow dish the interior with a pattern of six impressed circles, 8¾ in. (22.4 cm.) diam.; two collared dishes with circular rouletting on the interior, 7 in. (18 cm.) diam. max.; a dish with bands of rouletting around the exterior, 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) diam.; a dish with wide rim decorated with five lines of relief dots, 6 in. (5 cm.) diam.; and a plain dish with vertical rim, 4¾ in. (12 cm.) diam. (8)
Acquired on the London art market, 1993.
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