"Roman embossed ware," body sherd, very coarse, unglazed common red clay, molded on a curve, two panels of a design with circular rosettes in center and toothed ornament above and below, row of small disks below, panels separated by long strips.
From Naukratis. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession date: 1888).
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