YORYM-E0CC00: Medieval : Vessel Sherd

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VESSEL

Unique ID: YORYM-E0CC00

Object type certainty: Certain
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Three fragments of wheel thrown ceramic vessels of medieval date, circa AD 1250 - 1500.

Fragment 1: Handle sherd with ovate section, reddish-orange fabric with pale olive green glaze. Abundant homogenous inclusions.
Dimensions: 58.9mm long, 33.2mm wide, 14.9mm thick and weighs 31.9g.
Fragment 2: Base sherd with reddish-orange fabric and pale olive green glaze on interior surface. Abundant homogenous inclusions.
Dimensions: 70.2mm long, 40.6mm wide, 17.3mm thick and weighs 33.9g.
Fragment 3: Body sherd with reddish-grey fabric with pale brownish-green glaze. Abundant homogenous inclusions.
Dimensions: 26.7mm long, 22.5mm wide, 7.1mm thick and weighs 4.3g.

Thanks are extended to Adam Parker, Collections Facilitator at The Yorkshire Museum, for assistance with the identification of this object.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 3

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Manufacture method: Wheel 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)
Parish or ward: Bielby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7844
Four figure Latitude: 53.886331
Four figure longitude: -0.814785
1:25K map: SE7844
1:10K map: SE74SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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