NLM-77DE04: Bowl Sherrd from Brookenby

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Unique ID: NLM-77DE04

Object type certainty: Certain
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Base Sherd. Fine white fabric with traces of a dark brown colour coat, possibly Nene Valley Ware. This is from a bowl with a basal diameter estimated at 120mm. Suggested date: Late Roman, possibly 300-400. This sherd was kindly identified by Helen Fry, Sandra Firth and Hazel West of the North Lincolnshire Pottery Research Group.

Weight: 93.87gms.

Class: possibly Nene Valley Ware

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 300
Date to: Circa AD 400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 93.87 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 25th March 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM17529

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Manufacture method: Wheel made
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Slipped

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Brookenby

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: Tuesday 14th June 2011
Updated: Tuesday 2nd August 2011

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