BERK-61F005: Roman colour coated ware sherd

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Unique ID: BERK-61F005

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman vessel sherd. The sherd is from a Nene Valley colour coated ware beaker with white painted decoration. Dimensions: weight 2.24g


This is just part of a large scatter of finds across the field that includes Prehistoric lithics, Roman, Medieval - Post Medieval.

Subsequent actions

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


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 150
Date to: AD 400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.24 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 1978 - Thursday 1st January 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Kate Sumnall
Identified by: Mrs Alison Parnum

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's collection number: 696.1

Materials and construction

Primary material: Pottery
Manufacture method: Wheel made
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: West Oxfordshire (District)
To be known as: Chipping Norton

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
Current location: Returned to finder.
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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