ESS-C55574: ESS-C55574 uncertain vessel fragment (possibly)

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Unique ID: ESS-C55574

Object type certainty: Possibly
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Possibly a fragment from a vessel. The surviving section is triangular in plan. The outer (convex) suface has a narrow groove along its length and an incomplete circular projection. The inner (concave) surface has a curved ridge along the upper edge.

It is 26.49mm long, 41.17mm wide, taperting to 20.08mm. It is 15.30mm wide. Weight 46 grams.

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Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 26.49 mm
Width: 41.17 mm
Thickness: 20.08 mm
Weight: 46 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st October 2011 - Monday 31st October 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Laura McLean

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Colchester OEF 6815

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL4317
Four figure Latitude: 51.833312
Four figure longitude: 0.073955
1:25K map: TL4317
1:10K map: TL41NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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