SOMDOR-AF12A2: AF12A2. Medieval. Vessel. Jar.

Rights Holder: Somerset County Council
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Unique ID: SOMDOR-AF12A2

Object type certainty: Certain
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1 sherd of pottery. Black reduced fabric with oxidised deep red interior surface. Abundant fine and rounded sand temper with occasional other stone pieces (up to 5 mm). Base sherd from a thin-walled jar. The base is flat. 11.34 g. Handmade. Slightly abraded. Late 12th to mid 14th century

Class: jar

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1275
Date to: Circa AD 1350

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 11.34 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 20th July 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: West Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Puddletown (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY7395
Four figure Latitude: 50.753964
Four figure longitude: -2.384116
1:25K map: SY7395
1:10K map: SY75SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Gardening
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Garden

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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