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VESSEL

Unique ID: SF-8B5824

Object type certainty: Certain
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A base sherd from a Roman grey ware vessel with sandy inclusions and a slightly burnished exterior surface. This is probably from a jar and dates to the 1st or 2nd century AD. It measures 68.86mm in width, 41.69mm in height, 13.69mm in maximum thickness, approximately 110mm in original base diameter, and weighs 76.78g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 41.69 mm
Width: 68.86 mm
Thickness: 13.69 mm
Weight: 76.78 g
Diameter: 110 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st April 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown
Secondary identifier: Judith Plouviez

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: BRG 039
Other reference: Finder's Ref. 020

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: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Great Barton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: SF
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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