BUC-450324: Medieval pottery

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Unique ID: BUC-450324

Object type certainty: Certain
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A body sherd of a hand built, vegetable tempered pottery jar with few diagnostic features. The pot is dark brown in colour with a black core and roughly finished.

Class: pottery

Subsequent actions

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


Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Subperiod to: Late
Date from: Circa AD 410
Date to: Circa AD 1066

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 69.6 mm
Width: 61.15 mm
Thickness: 33.26 mm
Weight: 25 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 12th June 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Jennifer Moss
Identified by: Mrs Jennifer Moss

Materials and construction

Manufacture method: Hand made
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Cherwell (District)
To be known as: Piddington

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Weekend Wanderers event at Piddington
Current location: Retained by finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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