DEV-1B315A: Post-medieval ceramic body sherd, Totnes-type ware

Rights Holder: Danielle Wootton
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VESSEL

Unique ID: DEV-1B315A

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A Post-Medieval ceramic vessel body sherd of local Totnes type ware, dating from the 16th to 17th centuries AD. The fabric contains micaceous inclusions, which sparkle in the light. The overall fabric colour is a light pinkish-orange. There are traces of dark green glaze on the interior of the vessel.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 60 mm
Width: 30 mm
Thickness: 9.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st June 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Danielle Wootton
Identified by: Mr John Allan

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Glazed

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: South Hams (District)
Parish or ward: Dartington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SX7762
Four figure Latitude: 50.4449151
Four figure longitude: -3.73366267
1:25K map: SX7762
1:10K map: SX72NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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