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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Fabric Category Terra Sigilata
Object Type Vessel
Decorative Technique
Vessel Form Form unspecified
Fragment Noted true
Object Type (notes) Incised Fragment with Red Slip and Stamped Inscription
Size Max. Pres. Length 0.042 m, Max. Pres. Width 0.029 m, Max. Pres. Thickness: 0.010 m
Condition Restored from three fragments. Two finished surfaces are covered in red slip with some chips. Break surfaces are smooth and not very encrusted. [Joined with 20060034 after cataloguing]
Description Fragment preserves one flat surface with red slip and no other decoration. The other flat surface has two curved, double incised line bands, each 0.002 m in width and spaced 0.007 m apart. Between these two bands is a row of stamped, fine diagonal lines; these lines are very regular and close together, giving them a feathered appearance. This band is 0.004 m wide. Below this register is portion of a rectangular, recessed stamp with raised letters. Inscription translates as follows: A[ulus] Sest[ius] Hilar[us]
Fabric Description Terra Sigilata
Munsell Color 2.5YR 5/6 red (slip) 2.5YR 6/6 light red (fabric)
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
0.9 -12.12 0.0
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Conserved in Group

Objects conserved together:

Catalog ID Note null
Conservation Treatment Notes
  • swabbed w/ 50:50 alcohol:tap water; consolidated break edges w/ 5% B-72 in acetone; adhered w/ HMG cellulose nitrate
  • cleaned break edge w/ scalpel; consolidated break edges w/ ~5% Acryloid B-72 in acetone; adhered w/ HMG cellulose nitrate
Conservation Action
Conservation Material
Conservation Treatment Date
  • 2006-07-25
  • 2007-06-28
Conservation Treatment Year
  • 2006
  • 2007
Conservation People
  • student
  • Steven Miller
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
Has type
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
vessel
[Standard: British Museum Thesaurus]
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Property or Relation Value(s)
Temporal Coverage
[Standard: Dublin Core Terms]
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Suggested Citation

Anthony Tuck. "VdM 20060171 from Italy/Vescovado di Murlo/Upper Vescovado/Vescoavdo 6/2006, ID:583/Locus 5". (2012) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/FD82BC82-E337-449E-CDCA-B6472811A817> ARK (Archive): https://n2t.net/ark:/28722/k2bn9x471

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