SOM-F5C750: Roiman greyware rim sherd

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Unique ID: SOM-F5C750

Object type certainty: Certain
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Rim sherd of a Roman locally produced greyware vessel, probably a jar. It has an inverted rim with a rounded outer edge. The fabric is mid to dark grey with very common medium sand temper with occasional larger angular quartz. It weighs 8.53 grams and is highly abraded.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 8.53 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st May 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Laura Burnett
Identified by: Ms Laura Burnett
Secondary identifier: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC 020759

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: Sedgemoor (District)
To be known as: Bawdrip

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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