YORYM-C0782C: Uncertain Date : Vessel Body Sherd

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Unique ID: YORYM-C0782C

Object type certainty: Certain
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Sherd; body sherd of indeterminate date. Thin-walled ceramic, wheel-spun and glossy exterior. AD43-1600

The vessel fragment is 16.2mm long, 16.5mm wide, 3.9mm thick and weighs 1.3g.

Report by

Adam Parker

Assistant Curator of Archaeology, Yorkshire Museum

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 16.2 mm
Width: 16.5 mm
Thickness: 3.9 mm
Weight: 1.3 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Rudston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA0967
Four figure Latitude: 54.08737988
Four figure longitude: -0.33511389
1:25K map: TA0967
1:10K map: TA06NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Controlled archaeological investigation (unstratified)
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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