ESS-7DCE12: Fragment of a ceramic Samien ware vessel dating to the Roman period.

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VESSEL

Unique ID: ESS-7DCE12

Object type certainty: Certain
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Fragment of a ceramic Samian ware vessel dating to the early to mid Roman period. The sherd comprises of part of the rim and some surviving body. The fabric is soft and orange with no visible inclusions. It measures 36.9mm in width, 8.2mm in thickness and weighs 7.1g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 36.9 mm
Thickness: 8.2 mm
Weight: 7.1 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Katie Marsden
Identified by: Miss Katie Marsden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
District: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Newton Blossomville (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP9350
Four figure Latitude: 52.14047671
Four figure longitude: -0.64247975
1:25K map: SP9350
1:10K map: SP95SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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