PEPP 4920

African Sigillata 1 Form 1 Variant 2 Hayes 3C dish.

Fragment preserving portion rim and upper/middle wall. 

Fabric Variant 4.  Light red/red (2.5YR 5.5/6) body with light red/red (2.5YR 5.5/6) slip (color perhaps slightly altered by exposure to fire) on all preserved surfaces, matte on exterior, slightly glossy on interior. 

Micromorphology: Exterior: Large, faint facets on wall.  Interior: Tiny facets on upper surface rim flange. 

Use alteration:  Patch of sooting on underside rim flange and exterior wall.

D. r. 27; pr. ht. ca. 3.4.