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The National Roman Fabric Reference Collection: a Handbook

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References

Appendix 1: Keywords and Definitions
Appendix 2: Physical Layout of Sherds Housed in the NRFRC

 

Central Gaulish (White) Colour-coated ware 1 (CNG CC 1)

Five samples

General appearance

Variously coloured matt slipped surfaces, ranging from brown to dark brown (7.5YR 3/1–2.5/1), black-brown (10YR 3/1, 10YR 3/3) or oranges (2.5YR 4/6, 2.5YR 6/8–5/8) are typical. Where thin, slip sometimes appears mottled to orange or light-brown (5YR 6/8, 7.5YR 6/6).

Donors

Chichester District Museum; Department of Prehistoric & Romano-British Antiquities, The British Museum; Museum of London

See the related record on the Atlas of Roman Pottery on the Potsherd website

Plate 37: Fresh sherd break of CNG CC 1 (width of field 24 mm). Click to see a larger version

Plate 37: Fresh sherd break of CNG CC 1 (width of field 24 mm)

Plate 37.1: Photomicrograph of CNG CC 1 (XPL) (width of field 1.74 mm). Click to see a larger version

Plate 37.1: Photomicrograph of CNG CC 1 (XPL) (width of field 1.74 mm)