PEPP 3930

Identification: 
African Sigillata 4 Form 4.1 Hayes 92 Variant 1 flanged bowl.
Description: 

Fragment that preserves entire profile except for center of floor and tip of flange; two non-joining fragments of rim and upper wall.  Base defined by roughly cut groove.  Lightly cut feather roulette chattering on interior lower wall/floor.

Light red (10R 6/6) body, with slightly redder (10R 4.5/8) slip on all surfaces. 

Micromorphology: Exterior: gouges on upper wall immediately below rim flange; light faceting on central and lower wall; possible drag marks on underside of base.

Use alteration: No visible abrasion of slip on feather roulette chattering.