YORYM-319B15: Iron Age : Vessel

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VESSEL

Unique ID: YORYM-319B15

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A fragment of a handmade ceramic vessel of middle to late Iron Age date (500 BC - 100 AD). The fragment is a rim sherd from a probable jar or bowl with a hard abraded reduced fabric of a dark brownish-black colour. A fine grained sandy temper is present in high frequency within the fabric.
The fragment is 68.8mm long, 39.6mm wide, 20.4mm thick and weighs 43g.

Class: Rim

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: IRON AGE
Subperiod to: Late
Date from: Circa 500 BC
Date to: Circa AD 100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 68.8 mm
Width: 39.6 mm
Thickness: 20.4 mm
Weight: 43 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: Hand made
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Roos

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
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: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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