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Unique ID: PUBLIC-4485FE

Object type certainty: Certain
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A fragment,probably Roamn, from a large vessel with hard, rough surface on the obverse which is dark pink-grey/mottled grey. The reverse surface is hard and almost smooth, with an orange/pink slip and mica and quartzite inclusions, with some grey patches. Both surfaces have fine voids. The fabric is reduced, predominantly grey with some dark pink and with one mica inclusion. Fractures are worn, irregular and laminated. It is dated to between 43 and 410 AD and is moderately abraded.

The length is 29mm, width 20mm, thickness 5mm and the weight, 4.06g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Donated to a museum


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 29 mm
Width: 20 mm
Thickness: 5 mm
Weight: 4.06 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st August 2013 - Saturday 1st August 2015

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Eden (District)
Parish or ward: Brougham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NY5428
Four figure Latitude: 54.64499955
Four figure longitude: -2.71432605
1:25K map: NY5428
1:10K map: NY52NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Other

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Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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