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TESSERA

Unique ID: SF-F60FA2

Object type certainty: Certain
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A probable cut tile tessera of Roman date. It is square in form and rectangular in section measuring 20.05mm in length, 19.76mm in width, 14.96mm in thickness and 8.82g in weight. It is of Roman date, c.43-410 AD.

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 409

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20.05 mm
Width: 19.76 mm
Thickness: 14.96 mm
Weight: 8.82 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown
Secondary identifier: Judith Plouviez

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's ref: Field 3

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Manufacture method: Wheel made
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Braintree (District)
To be known as: Birdbrook

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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