WAW-1B8565: Roman vessel: jar.

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VESSEL

Unique ID: WAW-1B8565

Object type certainty: Certain
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A rim sherd of a Roman wheel made vessel; jar. The sherd has a wide neck in profile forming a 'C' shape. The fabric is a grey ware which is quite hard. It mid has a dark grey core with mid grey surfaces. There are frequent small grey coloured inclusions and it is micaeous. The wall of the vessel is 6.24mm thick, and weighs 22.2g. It is heavily abraded.

The sherd is from a utilitarian vessel dating to the Roman period, probably a jar.

Class: Jar

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: MODERN
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1850

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 6.24 mm
Weight: 22.2 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st March 2010 - Monday 3rd May 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial data

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Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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