YORYM-F5AAF2: Medieval : Vessel Sherd

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A fragment of a ceramic vessel of medieval date. The sherd is a body fragment with a reddish-brown fabric of an uncertain type. The sherd is decorated with applied pellets of yellow glaze on one surface.

Sherd dimensions; 39.1mm x 32.1mm x 6.4mm; weight: 8.8g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 39.1 mm
Width: 32.1 mm
Thickness: 6.4 mm
Weight: 8.8 g

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
Surface Treatment: Glazed

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

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