YORYM-7258A0: Medieval : Vessel Sherd

Rights Holder: York Museums Trust
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

VESSEL

Unique ID: YORYM-7258A0

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Sherd; Body sherd of Medieval date. Fabric is white to cream-white throughout, with frequent black grit inclusions well sorted throughout the fabric. Exterior face is glazed with a thick, dark green glaze. The very lower terminal of a fragment of hand-applied decoration is visible and appears in the sherd as a raised, rounded-triangular shape. York Glazed Ware.
AD1175-1250

The vessel fragment is 27.4mm long, 16.4mm wide, 3.9mm thick and weighs 2.4g.

Report by

Adam Parker

Assistant Curator of Archaeology, Yorkshire Museum

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1175
Date to: Circa AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 27.4 mm
Width: 16.4 mm
Thickness: 3.9 mm
Weight: 2.4 g

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
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: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Gardening
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: YORYM-7263D6
Object type: VESSEL
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Sherd; Body sherd of Medieval date. Fabric is white to cream-white at the core and exterior, very pale pinkish-cream at the exterior, with fr…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: YORYM-E6249B
Object type: VESSEL
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Sherd; Body sherd of Medieval date. Fabric is white to cream-white throughout, with frequent black grit inclusions well sorted throughout the…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: YORYM-E618A5
Object type: VESSEL
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Sherd; Body sherd of probable Medieval date. Body/neck sherd, broken at the upper handle join. Fabric is white to cream-white throughout, wit…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.