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Ancient Art
Artist: Rasinus, Roman, late 1st century B.C. - Early 1st century AD

Arretine Ware Dish

mid-1st century B.C. to 2nd century A.D.

Terracotta (Italian Sigillata ware)

3.3 × 17 cm (1 5/16 × 6 11/16 in.)
The Whiting Palestinian Collection
1912.301
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Near Eastern, Palestinian
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Near Aleppo

Bibliography: 

Howard Comfort, “Supplementary Sigillata Signatures,” Journal of the American Oriental Society 58 (1938): 55.

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 327, no. 159, pl. 159.

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