KENT-4B8DB5: KENT-4B8DB5.  Early Medieval pottery vessel (rim).  Drawn by Dom Andrews.

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VESSEL

Unique ID: KENT-4B8DB5

Object type certainty: Certain
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Four large sherds of a stamp-decorated globular pottery vessel of Ipswich Ware. Three body sherds, one of which is decorated with a zone of 5-6 superimposed circular stamps. The stamp has a hash design. The fourth sherd is a rim fragment. Light grey fabric, with the body sherds being up to 10.68mm thick.

Notes:

Found in a footings trench which also produced some sherds of early Anglo-Saxon pottery (KENT-4C1515).

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

Class: Pottery
Sub class: Ipswich Ware

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 720
Date to: Circa AD 850

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 518 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st February 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Richardson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Richardson

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Thanet (District)
Parish or ward: Minster (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR3064
Four figure Latitude: 51.32856
Four figure longitude: 1.300058
1:25K map: TR3064
1:10K map: TR36SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Building work
Discovery circumstances: Foundation trench for a house extension
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Built over

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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