BERK-042FE5: Medieval-Post Medieval Vessel Fragment

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Unique ID: BERK-042FE5

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A medieval-post medieval rim sherd from a copper alloy vessel, possibly a shallow dish. The rim is slightly rounded Dimensions: length 29.13mm; width 40.88mm; thickness 4.74mm; weight 1.90g


Found during Weekend Wanderers Rally 1-2 Sep 2007

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Date from: AD 1250
Date to: AD 1650

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 29.13 mm
Width: 40.88 mm
Thickness: 4.74 mm
Weight: 1.9 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st September 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Paula Levick
Identified by: Mrs Kate Sumnall

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Tkt no. 227

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
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: Wantage

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Rally
Current location: Returned to finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Updated: 8 years ago

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