KENT5027: KENT5027.  Samian sherds.

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Unique ID: KENT5027

Object type certainty: Certain
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Three sherds of Samian. It is not clear whether the sherds are from a single vessel, or 2-3 vessels. One sherd is decorated, one is a base, and the other is a rim sherd.

Class: Samian

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 50
Date to: Circa AD 250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 3

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st October 2002 - Wednesday 1st January 2003

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Richardson
Identified by: Mr John Darvill

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Sevenoaks (District)
Parish or ward: Brasted (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ4653
Four figure Latitude: 51.257476
Four figure longitude: 0.09093
1:25K map: TQ4653
1:10K map: TQ45SE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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