LANCUM-796033: Possibly 18th or 19th centuryAD pot fragment?

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Unique ID: LANCUM-796033

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Roman Samian Ware rim sherd from a Form 18/31 or 31 bowl dating 100-150AD rim sherd. Find recovered after Cumbrian floods the find is relatively unabraded and likely to be associated with uncovered structure 2 on the floodplain adjacent to and probably associated with a Roman fort. A series of structures are indicated. The length is 25mm, the width is 21mm, the thickness is 3mm and the weight is 3.51g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Donated to a museum


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 100
Date to: Circa AD 150

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 25 mm
Width: 21 mm
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 3.51 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st June 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Stuart Noon
Identified by: Mr Stuart Noon

Materials and construction

Primary material: Pottery
Manufacture method: Wheel made
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Burnished

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Allerdale (District)
To be known as: PAPCASTLE

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

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