SWYOR-FA1363: Ceramic vessel sherds

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Unique ID: SWYOR-FA1363

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

Two ceramic vessel rim sherds of uncertain date, Roman to Medieval, AD 43 - 1500.

1. Soft, orange fabric, fine in texture, with frequent, small, orange grog, grey, and mica inclusions. Everted rounded rim. 33.6mm wide, 21.5mm tall and 8.7mm thick. 4.57g.

2. hard, dark grey to purple fabric, irregular in texture. Small, frequent quartz inclusions.Thickened, square topped upright rim. 31mm tall, 15.4mm wide and 10.7mm thick. 4.37g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 14th October 2015 - Wednesday 14th October 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 2742

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
District: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Sykehouse (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE6517
Four figure Latitude: 53.64547952
Four figure longitude: -1.01820897
1:25K map: SE6517
1:10K map: SE61NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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