SOM-A82D45: Roman South East Dorset Black Burnished 1 Vessel

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VESSEL

Unique ID: SOM-A82D45

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Four rim sherds of hand-made south-east Dorset black burnished 1 pottery of Roman date. Two of the rim fragments are from everted rimmed jars and two are from flanged bowls. The fabric is a reduced dark grey throughout and is tempered with abundant grains of rounded white quartz. Both of the flanged bowl sherds are covered with a black slip both internally and externally.

Class: South-East Dorset Black Burnished 1

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 4
Weight: 166 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 3rd December 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Naomi Payne
Identified by: Dr Naomi Payne

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Entry 020134

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Manufacture method: Hand made
Completeness: Fragment
Surface Treatment: Slipped

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: South Somerset (District)
To be known as: Seavington St Michael

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Updated: 8 years ago

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