ESS-D031F2: ESS-D031F2 Iron Age pottery sherds

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Unique ID: ESS-D031F2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Five pottery vessel sherds of Iron Age date. Three coarse sherds (one rim, two body). One fine sandy fabric with dark inclusions, possibly grog tempered. One pale grey sandy ware sherd is probably Iron Age to Roman transition.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 100 BC
Date to: Circa AD 50

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 5
Weight: 60.7 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st April 2010 - Friday 31st December 2010

Personal details

Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Ms Carolyn Wingfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Saffron Walden 1787

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: East Hertfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Furneux Pelham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL4227
Four figure Latitude: 51.923418
Four figure longitude: 0.063563
1:25K map: TL4227
1:10K map: TL42NW
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: ESS
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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