BUC-D07151: Roman pot

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VESSEL

Unique ID: BUC-D07151

Object type certainty: Certain
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A handle from a Roman flagon or amphora in an orange buff sandy fabric. The handle has a deep groove down its length and is right anguled. The angles of the breaks suggests the vessel had a straight neck and sloping shoulders.

Subsequent actions

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

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 43
Date to: AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 125.39 mm
Width: 57.31 mm
Thickness: 13.35 mm
Weight: 130 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 22nd May 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
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: Vale of White Horse (District)
To be known as: Steventon

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: Retained by finder

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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