BERK-1E9030: Roman pottery rim

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Unique ID: BERK-1E9030

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One Roman pottery rim and flange sherd from a mortaria (AD 240-300). The mortaria is made from Oxfordshire white ware with multi-coloured quartz grits. The flange is flat and the rim is an angular upstanding bead rim, all conforming to Young M19 3 Dimensions: weight 38.38g. Reference: Young, C.J. Oxfordshire Roman Pottery B.A.R. 43


BERK-1E9030; BERK-1E7A01; BERK-1E66C6; BERK-1E3D75; BERK-1E2655; BERK-1DB2E1 are all found in the same area. These probably represent a kiln site.

Subsequent actions

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


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 240
Date to: Circa AD 300

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 38.38 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st September 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Paula Levick
Identified by: Mrs Alison Parnum

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Oxford (District)
To be known as: Oxford

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Gardening
Current location: Returned to finder
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Garden

References cited

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Audit data

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

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