ESS-64A7B8: ESS-64A7B8 Medieval vessel (incomplete)

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VESSEL

Unique ID: ESS-64A7B8

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval wheel thrown pottery vessel body sherd. The internal and external fabric colour is light grey. There are silver mica inclusions The body wall is 6.04mm thick. There is a slight curve in the sherd, suggesting that it is from the shoulder of a vessel. It weighs 15.21 grams. Two of the breaks are worn, the third is more recent.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 15.21 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 CP

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Garden

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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