Roman Terra Sigillata Fragment: Chi-Rho
An ancient Early Christian Roman terra sigillata platter fragment depicting two Chi-Rho Christograms in the center and impressed designs around the perimeter.
Terra Sigillata Africana.
Terra Sigillata was initially an Italian ware, but in the first century AD production shifted to Gaul and later to the colonies along the German frontier.
Formerly in the Cornelius Vermuele III, former curator of the MFA, Boston.