VESSEL

Unique ID: LANCUM-C71692

Object type certainty: Certain
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Small body sherd of a Neolithic or Bronze Age vessel. Dark fabric tempered with fine to medium white grit.

Notes:

This pot fragment is from a collection of Neolithic material found by James Cherry between 1987 and 1995 from the limestone uplands between Shap and Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria. The collection was left with Kendal Museum in 2005.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Kendal Museum
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: BRONZE AGE [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa 3500 BC
Date to: Circa 800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Length: 15 mm
Width: 13 mm
Thickness: 8 mm
Weight: 1.63 g
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 1987 - Sunday 31st December 1995

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Janny Baxter - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Miss Janny Baxter - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Hand made [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Fragment [scope notes | view all attributed records]

A resized image of Neolithic Vessel Sherd (two views)

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Spatial metadata

Region: North West
County: Cumbria
District: Eden
To be known as: Crosby Ravensworth

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking [scope notes]

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: Wednesday 21st February 2007
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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