African Sigillata 1 Fabric Variant 4

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

Fine light red to red body that sometimes dipslays rare white inclusions.

Non-calcareous matrix that contains frequent minute quartz grains and sometimes rare, minute claystone bodies, rare, small calcareous bodies, and rare to sparse, small voids.