YORYM-F56A07: Post-medieval : Vessel Sherds

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VESSEL

Unique ID: YORYM-F56A07

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Four fragments of wheelmade ceramic vessels of post-medieval date. All four sherds are rim fragments. The fabric of the sherds is a light buff colour and is hard and smooth with numerous darker inclusions. The fabric is similar to the Midland Yellow ware described in Laing 2003, p.110.

Rim sherd 1 dimensions; 46.7mm x 25.7mm x 14.3mm; weight: 18.4g The estimated diameter of the original vessel is 24cm and roughly 7% of the original vessel diameter remains.

Rim sherd 2 dimensions; 70.8mm x mm x 22.9mm; weight: 13.7g The estimated diameter of the original vessel is 24cm and roughly 10% of the original vessel diameter remains.

Rim sherd 3 dimensions; 44.5mm x 22.5mm x 9.5mm; weight: 10.2g The estimated diameter of the original vessel is 20cm and roughly 7.5% of the original vessel diameter remains.

Rim sherd 4 dimensions; 48.2mm x 33.5mm x 13.1mm; weight: 24.4g The estimated diameter of the original vessel is 22cm and roughly 5% of the original vessel diameter remains.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 4

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

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: Leeds (Metropolitan District)
District: Leeds (Metropolitan District)
To be known as: Thorner

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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