African Sigillata 1 Fabric Variant 2

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 porphyritic, light red to red body that sometimes displays rare white inclusions.

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