BERK-AFDC25: Roman storage jar sherd

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Unique ID: BERK-AFDC25

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A Roman pottery body sherd from a large, wheelmade storage jar (AD43-410). The fabric is very course, with calcite inclusions and grits. Dark grey colour

Subsequent actions

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


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 43
Date to: AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st February 2004 - Tuesday 1st June 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Kate Sumnall
Identified by: Mrs Alison Parnum

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bracknell Forest (Unitary Authority)
District: Bracknell Forest (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Crowthorne

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
Discovery circumstances: Discovered on the surface after the archaeological site had been scraped.
Current location: Returned to finder.
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Disturbed

References cited

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Audit data

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

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