African Sigillata 1 Fabric Variant 1

Fabric variant associated with African Sigillata 1, a class of gloss-slipped tableware likely manufactured at one or more locations in northern Tunisia.

Gritty to slightly coarse light red to red body that sometimes displays rare white inclusions.

Non-calcareous matrix containing abundant minute to large quartz grains and sometimes rare, small to medium claystone bodies, rare, small calcareous bodies, and/or rare small voids.