ESS-AECC87: Fragment of Roman colour coated ware

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VESSEL

Unique ID: ESS-AECC87

Object type certainty: Possibly
Workflow status: Published Find published

Body sherd from a Roman colour coated vessel, possibly Oxfordshire ware. The fabric of the curved sherd is orange. It is coated with a dark grey and beige-white slip. The sherd is 66.42mm long, 36.68mm wide and weighs 17.96g. It dates from the 4th century AD.

Class: Oxfordshire ware

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 300
Date to: Circa AD 400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 66.42 mm
Width: 36.68 mm
Weight: 17.96 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Caroline McDonald
Identified by: Caroline McDonald

Other reference numbers

Other reference: ID 4087

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Colchester (District)
To be known as: Inworth

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
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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