African Sigillata 4 Fabric

Fabric associated with African Sigillata 4, a class of gloss-slipped tableware likely manufactured at one or more locations in southern Tunisia.

Fine to slightly gritty, red or sometimes light red fabric sometimes with rare small white inclusions.  

Non-carbonate matrix sometimes containing rare to abundant quartz grains, sometimes rare to sparse claystone, and rare to frequent calcareous bodies.