SWYOR-975535: Medieval ceramic vessel

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Unique ID: SWYOR-975535

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Four fragments of probably Medieval wall sherds from ceramic vessels.

1. The largest is 70mm long, 42mm wide, 10.34mm thick and 34.6g. The fabric is grey on the inside and orange on the outer face. Half of the outer face is covered by a brown green glaze. The laminated and hard fabric has sparse quartz and mica inclusions. The sherd has broken where weakened by a very large rounded pebble (11.2mm long, 8.5mm wide) in the fabric.

2.33.4mm long, 30.3mm wide, 8.9mm thick, 10.65g. Grey fabric, hard and fine, wiped on inside and glazed on the outer face with a crazed dark brown to black glaze. Quartz inclusions.

3. 30.65mm long, 29mm wide, 5.4mm thick, 5.18g. Hard but abraded fabric, grey on inner face and cream on outer face. Rough quartz inclusions. Speckles of clear glaze on the outer face.

4. 24.1mm long, 23.9mm wide, 5.08mm thick, 4.4g. Angled fragment, possibly from the base and wall join. Pale tan coloured throughout, hard and smooth fabric with abraded breaks. Few visible inclusions of grey grit or quartz.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1066
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 4

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 1821

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Completeness: Fragment
Surface Treatment: Glazed

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Brampton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8379
Four figure Latitude: 53.301458
Four figure longitude: -0.756009
1:25K map: SK8379
1:10K map: SK87NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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