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VESSEL

Unique ID: DOR-E5F485

Object type certainty: Certain
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1 sherd of late medieval to early post-medieval sandy wares. These are difficult to distinguish from the earlier West Dorset Sandy wares and are likely to be a later development of those industries. The fabric is oxidised orange with a reduced grey core. Fairly smooth, fine fabric tempered with fine sand. Unglazed. A flat topped rim sherd with a slight external overhang, probably from a jar. The sherd is abraded. Date: Late Medieval to Early Post-Medieval - 14th to 16th century Weight: 11 g Identified with guidance and notes from Lorraine Mepham

Notes:

Part of large assemblage of Roman and later pottery

Class: Jar

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 77 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 12th June 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Secondary identifier: Lorraine Mepham

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS Entry Number 021642

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: South Somerset (District)
To be known as: Charlton Horethorne

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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Recording Institution: DOR
Created: Tuesday 10th June 2008
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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