NLM-2993B1: Medieval Potsherd

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Unique ID: NLM-2993B1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Pottery Rim sherd. Sandy Oxidised fabric rim fragment, from an open vessel with an everted squared rim. A trace of glaze appears under the rim, suggesting the vessel was splash glazed. Wallace Collyer of the North Lincolnshire Pottery Research Group kindly identified this sherd. Suggested date: Medieval, 1200-1350

Weight: 11.77gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1350

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 11.77 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 2nd March 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM25115

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Roxby cum Risby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9116
Four figure Latitude: 53.63262431
Four figure longitude: -0.62530142
1:25K map: SE9116
1:10K map: SE91NW
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

References cited

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Audit data

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

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