LANCUM-C71692: Neolithic Vessel Sherd (two views)

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VESSEL

Unique ID: LANCUM-C71692

Object type certainty: Certain
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Small body sherd of a Neolithic or Bronze Age vessel. Dark fabric tempered with fine to medium white grit.

Notes:

This pot fragment is from a collection of Neolithic material found by James Cherry between 1987 and 1995 from the limestone uplands between Shap and Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria. The collection was left with Kendal Museum in 2005.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 3500 BC
Date to: Circa 800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 15 mm
Width: 13 mm
Thickness: 8 mm
Weight: 1.63 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 1987 - Sunday 31st December 1995

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Janny Baxter
Identified by: Miss Janny Baxter

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Eden (District)
To be known as: Crosby Ravensworth

Spatial coordinates


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

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Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: Wednesday 21st February 2007
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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