SWYOR-BA29A5: Roman ceramic vessel shard

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VESSEL

Unique ID: SWYOR-BA29A5

Object type certainty: Certain
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A ceramic vessel rim sherd probably dating from the Roman period. The sherd is 33mm long, 23mm wide and 7.7mm thick. It has an everted and rounded rim. The fabric is a sandy greyware which is a light grey colour with a slightly darker surface. There are large black and small white inclusions.

Sub class: rim

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: 1
Length: 33 mm
Width: 23 mm
Thickness: 7.7 mm
Weight: 6.8 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 24th October 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Rotherham (Metropolitan District)
District: Rotherham (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Hooton Levitt (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5291
Four figure Latitude: 53.413255
Four figure longitude: -1.219148
1:25K map: SK5291
1:10K map: SK59SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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