ESS-B802C7: A fragment of Roman coarseware, probably Alice Holt/Farnham ware.

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VESSEL

Unique ID: ESS-B802C7

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A fragment of Roman coarseware, probably Alice Holt/Farnham ware. The object is from the body of the vessel, though due to the size it is impossible to specify what type of vessel. The fragment is formed of a light grey clay,darker grey atthe edges, with fine quartzy inclusions. This type of ceramic was used throughout the Roman period.

Dimensions: length: 22.68 mm; width:38.13mm; thickness: 10.52 mm; weight: 10.01g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 22.68 mm
Width: 38.13 mm
Thickness: 10.52 mm
Weight: 10.01 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr B Paites
Identified by: Mr B Paites

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Central Bedfordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Central Bedfordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Maulden (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL0536
Four figure Latitude: 52.01250581
Four figure longitude: -0.47150054
1:25K map: TL0536
1:10K map: TL03NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
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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