BERK-C06D21: Roman greyware sherd

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VESSEL

Unique ID: BERK-C06D21

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman pottery rim sherd from a Grey Ware vessel (circa 43-410 AD). The vessel had a small slightly everted bead rim. The fabric has a coarse pale grey core with dark grey margins and surfaces. Dimensions: length: 30.15mm; width: 26.7mm; thickness: 9.75mm; weight: 8.85g.

Notes:

Found during the Weekend Wanderers King Alfred the Great Rally 26-28 Aug 2006

Subsequent actions

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

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 30.15 mm
Width: 26.7 mm
Thickness: 9.75 mm
Weight: 8.85 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 27th August 2006

Rally details.

This object was found at Weekend Wanderers - King Alfred the Great 06

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Paula Levick
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley
Secondary identifier: Mrs Kate Sumnall

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ticket no. Ylo 298

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
To be known as: Letcombe Regis

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
Current location: Returned to finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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