BUC-6B10E8: Roman Samian Vessel (sherd)

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Unique ID: BUC-6B10E8

Object type certainty: Certain
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A body sherd of a Samian vessel, probably a bowl. The fabric is pink in colour with a glossy red slip. There is a groove on the top edge of the sherd.

Class: samian

Subsequent actions

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


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 43
Date to: AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20.33 mm
Weight: 1.04 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 4th October 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Eleanor Ghey
Identified by: Ms Ros Tyrrell

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: Retained by finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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