YORYM-CBFB25: Roman mortarium fragment (bottom)

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Ceramic rim fragment of a small mortarium. The fabric is cream-coloured. The object probably dates to the late third century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 250
Date to: Circa AD 300

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 54.8 mm
Width: 23.2 mm
Thickness: 5.4 mm
Weight: 21.5 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 8th September 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David Evans
Identified by: Mr David Evans

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
Parish or ward: East Tanfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE3079
Four figure Latitude: 54.205873
Four figure longitude: -1.541569
1:25K map: SE3079
1:10K map: SE37NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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

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