PUBLIC-2004E3: 6 roman tesserae

Rights Holder: Andrew Long
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Unique ID: PUBLIC-2004E3

Object type certainty: Probably
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A collection of 6 Tile Tesserae of Roman date. All 6 are cube shaped and red in colour. One is patterned and may be a reused flue tile. Sizes range from 23mm to 30mm in width. The patterned piece is sized 25mm by 30mm. Combined weight of all pieces is 124.26 grams

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 6
Weight: 124.26 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 4th October 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Andy Long
Identified by: Mr Andy Long

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Secondary material: Stone
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Colchester (District)
Parish or ward: Marks Tey (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL9124
Four figure Latitude: 51.88183983
Four figure longitude: 0.77367584
1:25K map: TL9124
1:10K map: TL92SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
Discovery circumstances: Found on surface of field
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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

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