ESS-6480E7: ESS-6480E7 Medieval vessel (incomplete)

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Unique ID: ESS-6480E7

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Medieval wheel thrown pottery vessel base. The internal fabric is reddish-brown and the external fabric dark grey. Sand tempered. The base flat, and is 7.86mm thick. The wall is at aproximately a 50 degree angle, the the body wall is 6.73mm thick. The base would have been aproximately 130mm in diameter. It weighs 39.46 grams. The breaks are worn.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1100
Date to: AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 39.46 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 23rd July 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Laura McLean

Other reference numbers

Other reference: CHMER5195

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Thornham Magna area

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Gardening
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Garden

References cited

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Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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