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VESSEL

Unique ID: NMGW3190

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Samian base sherd. Form unrecognised. Roman mid 1st century to early/mid 3rd century.

Class: Samian

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 50
Date to: Ante AD 250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st December 1999

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMGAPA: 99.70.3

Materials and construction

Primary material: Pottery
Completeness: Fragment
Surface Treatment: Slipped

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Chippenham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9272
Four figure Latitude: 51.44693
Four figure longitude: -2.116506
1:25K map: ST9272
1:10K map: ST97SW
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMGW
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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