ESS-0B8271: Fragment of Iron Age pottery.

Rights Holder: Colchester and Ipswich Museum Service
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Unique ID: ESS-0B8271

Object type certainty: Certain
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Fragment of Iron Age pottery. The fabric is a light brown in colour with a high density of small quartz inclusions. There is some dark staining on the outer surface which may be due to burning.

The fragment is 9.75g, 37.51mm length, 28.55mm width, 7.17mm thickness

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 37.51 mm
Width: 28.55 mm
Thickness: 7.17 mm
Weight: 9.75 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Bishop
Identified by: Ms Katie Bishop

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Braintree (District)
Parish or ward: Ashen (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL7441
Four figure Latitude: 52.04009328
Four figure longitude: 0.53555666
1:25K map: TL7441
1:10K map: TL74SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: ESS
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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