Unique ID: WILT-9263A1

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated

A fragment of probably Middle to Late Bronze Age earthenware vessel, weighing 5.42g and measuring 31.19x23.50x7.19mm. It has a slight curve to it.

The fabric has medium-sized flint inclusions.

With thanks to Lorraine Mepham (Wessex Archaeology), who has identified this from a photograph only and not seen the real thing.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE

Dimensions and weight

Length: 31.19 mm
Width: 23.5 mm
Thickness: 7.19 mm
Weight: 5.42 g
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 9th October 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds - [view all attributed records]
Secondary identifier: Lorraine Mepham - [ view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Salisbury Museum Entry Form 3781

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Fragment [scope notes | view all attributed records]

A resized image of Middle to Late Bronze Age vessel

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West
County: Wiltshire
District: Wiltshire
To be known as: Salisbury

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m[scope notes]

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: Wednesday 1st February 2012
Updated: Tuesday 7th February 2012

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