YORYM-DB68E3: Roman : Vessel

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Unique ID: YORYM-DB68E3

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A rim sherd of wheelmade Roman pottery. The rim has an external diameter of 11cm and an internal diameter of 9cm. Approximately just over 10% of the rim survives. The rim proper is wide and well rounded and slightly hooked over at the terminal of the rim proper. Striations can be seen on the underside of the rim proper. On the internal surface of the rim there is an incised circle, which is about 3.3mm wide. The vessel has been tempered with shell ranging in size from < 1mm to > 5mm. This type of pottery dates to the later Roman period, circa 3rd - 4th Century.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 200
Date to: Circa AD 400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 36.1 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
Identified by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: York (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: York

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

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