African red slip ware flagon with applied decoration of man, bird, palms and garlandsOn display
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African red slip ware flagon with applied decoration of man, bird, palms and garlands
Date3rd century AD (AD 201 - 300)
Material and technique
ceramic, African red-slip ware
Dimensions20 cm (height)
11 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Richard Hattatt, 1984.
Museum locationGround floor | Gallery 13 | Rome
Glossary of terms
A semi-fluid clay applied to a ceramic before glazing either to coat the surface or for decorative effect.