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Ancient Roman pottery - Wikipedia
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Pottery in Antiquity
Terra sigillata ware , bright-red, polished pottery used throughout the Roman Empire from the 1st century bc to the 3rd century ad. The term means literally ware made of clay impressed with designs. Other names for the ware are Samian ware a misnomer, since it has nothing to do with the island of Samos and Arretine ware which, properly speaking, should be restricted to that produced at Arretium—modern Arezzo , Italy—the original centre of production and source of the best examples. After the decline of Arretium production, terra sigillata was made in Gaul from the 1st century ad at La Graufesenque now Millau , Fr.
Imported Samian. Pompeian Red Wares. Imported Fine Wares.