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VESSEL

Unique ID: WMID-94F935

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Published Find published

Pottery fragment. Orange-red fine ware with light, fine fabric, possibly Roman Samian ware. Shiny orange-red slip evident to outer and inner surfaces. Possibly part of base of bowl. Foliate trail moulded decoration to outer surface. Slight curve to inner surface. Worn condition. Dated c43 - early 3rd century.

Class: ?Samian

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 65 mm
Width: 33 mm
Thickness: 5 mm
Weight: 11.87 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st May 2003

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Identified by: Jane Stewart

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Manufacture method: Wheel made
Decoration method: Impressed
Decoration style: Floral
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: Lichfield (District)
Parish or ward: Lichfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK1109
Four figure Latitude: 52.678591
Four figure longitude: -1.838738
1:25K map: SK1109
1:10K map: SK10NW
WOEID: 26222
Grid reference source: GPS (From FLO)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WMID
Created: Monday 7th July 2003
Updated: Tuesday 11th April 2017

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