WILT-275BD4: Middle Bronze Age vessel

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Unique ID: WILT-275BD4

Object type certainty: Certain
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A rim and body sherd of Middle Bronze Age Deverel-Rimbury type ware (1600-1000 BC), with a coarse flint-temper.

Rim: Fairly simple with finger-tipping decoration, 51.35x26.52x17.87mm, 25.8g.
Body: 37.39x28.11x11.77mm, 13.3g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 1600 BC
Date to: Circa 1000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 2012 - Wednesday 29th February 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Lorraine Mepham
Secondary identifier: Ms Katie Hinds

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Broad Town

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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

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