ESS-4544E7: Fragment of Late Iron Age pottery

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Unique ID: ESS-4544E7

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Fragment of Late Iron Age pottery. The body sherd fragment is dark grey, with clear mica inclusions. There is no visible evidence of wheel throwing. Possibly flint tempered. It is 51.42mm long, 48.42mm wide, 9.6mm thick and weighs 31.2g.

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Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: 100 BC
Date to: AD 43

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 51.42 mm
Width: 48.42 mm
Thickness: 9.6 mm
Weight: 31.2 g

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Recorded by: Caroline McDonald
Identified by: Caroline McDonald

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Other reference: Finder's Site code WIS

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Uttlesford (District)

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Updated: 8 years ago

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