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VESSEL

Unique ID: WILT-3DEAA0

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A sherd from the body of a wheel thrown Roman Samian type vessel dating to c AD 40-230. The sherd comprises of part of the body of a vessel. The outer edge of the sherd is decorated with the top half of an archer right arm raised with braid and draperary border above, a single flower on either side of archer. The fabric is oxidised orange-red colour with gloss slip with fleck of limestone inclusions and areas of reducted brown colour. The vertical layers of the fabric can be seen on the top edge. The fragment weighs 15.21g. It is triangular in shape and measures 74.05mm in length, 6.37mm in width and 23.38mm in height.

Similar to Dragendorff 30.

Class: Samian

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 40
Date to: Circa AD 230

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 74.05 mm
Height: 23.38 mm
Width: 6.37 mm
Weight: 15.21 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Hazel Fransch
Identified by: Miss Hazel Fransch

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 4793

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Lacock

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Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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