SWYOR-7A2433: Medieval ceramic vessel

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VESSEL

Unique ID: SWYOR-7A2433

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A ceramic vessel sherd dating from the medieval period. It is a rim sherd of an unusual vessel which is covered with horizontal grooves, almost fluted but horizontal. The rim is very flat and only slightly wider than the wall. The piece could also be interpreted as the bottom of a domed lid or similar object, as it stands happily on the complete edge. The fabric is fairly hard with a laminated structure. It is grey in the core, and tan to orange on the surfaces. It is vesicular with angular and varied inclusions of many colours and some mica.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1100
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38.5 mm
Width: 38.2 mm
Thickness: 11.6 mm
Weight: 21.45 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st June 2010 - Monday 13th September 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 1220

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: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
District: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Wadworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5897
Four figure Latitude: 53.466555
Four figure longitude: -1.127788
1:25K map: SK5897
1:10K map: SK59NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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