YORYM-728835: Post-medieval : Vessel Sherd

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Unique ID: YORYM-728835

Object type certainty: Certain
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Sherd; body sherd of Post-Medieval date. Red earthenware fabric with a thick, glossy brown-red glaze. Glaze is cracked and abrading from sherd edges.

The vessel fragment is 36.1mm long, 28mm wide, 7.6mm thick and weighs 10.1g.

Report by

Adam Parker

Assistant Curator of Archaeology, Yorkshire Museum

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1700
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 36.1 mm
Width: 28 mm
Thickness: 7.6 mm
Weight: 10.1 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: 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.

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

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