NARC-706534: NARC-706534 : Vessel : Post-Medieval

Rights Holder: Northamptonshire County Council
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Unique ID: NARC-706534

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A fragment of a glass Vessel o Post-Medieval date (AD 1550-1700). The fragment consists of a piece of the vessel wall which is sub-rectangular in plan and flat in section. The glass is clear with a greenish tint and has a frosted opalescent appearance due to the deposition environment.

Length: 42.41mm, Width: 23.88mm, Thickness: 2.90mm, Weight: 3.8gms.

Similar examples can be seen on the Portable Antiquities Scheme database: DENO-CCF7C7, NLM-24FE88 and LON-DCB518   

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Date from: Circa AD 1550
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 42.41 mm
Width: 23.88 mm
Thickness: 2.9 mm
Weight: 3.8 g

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Glass
Manufacture method: Hand made
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: Corby (District)
Parish or ward: Stanion (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP9186
Four figure Latitude: 52.46436995
Four figure longitude: -0.66197845
1:25K map: SP9186
1:10K map: SP98NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Disturbed

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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