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Unique ID: NARC-2E1915

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

A rim sherd of Roman greyware. The rim is collared and the body shouldered. Greyware was common table and storage ware in the Roman period, typically dating from the 2nd to 4th centuries AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 100
Date to: Circa AD 350

Dimensions and weight

Length: 48 mm
Width: 38 mm
Thickness: 5 mm
Weight: 16.49 g
Quantity: 1

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Julie Cassidy - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Ms Julie Cassidy - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

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

A resized image of vessel

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands
County: Northamptonshire
District: South Northamptonshire
Parish: Rothersthorpe

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP7156
Four figure Latitude: 52.197671 Four figure longitude: -0.962629
1:25K map: SP7156
1:10K map: SP75NW
WOEID: 33593
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m[scope notes]

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Created: Saturday 21st April 2012
Updated: Monday 23rd April 2012

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