SWYOR-1DF387: medieval vessel

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Unique ID: SWYOR-1DF387

Object type certainty: Certain
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Two medieval ceramic vessel fragments; two wall sherds. The fabric is fairly hard with some abrasion on the breaks and is wheel thrown. The fabric is a light grey colour with a mottled brown glaze on the outer face. The fabric contains sparse (about 5%) dull black rounded inclusions, possibly iron ore and occasional large pieces of stone.

The larger sherd is 57.28mm long, 51.24mm wide, and 8.24mm thick, it weighs 28.43g. The smaller sherd is 37.97mm long, 26.62mm wide, and 9.23mm thick, it weighs 16.15g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1150
Date to: Exactly AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2
Weight: 44.56 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Alex Cassels
Identified by: Mr Alex Cassels
Secondary identifier: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS 2267

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Manufacture method: Wheel made
Completeness: Fragment
Surface Treatment: Glazed

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Bassetlaw (District)
Parish or ward: Barnby Moor (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6585
Four figure Latitude: 53.35789259
Four figure longitude: -1.02482972
1:25K map: SK6585
1:10K map: SK68NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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