YORYM-87053E: Medieval : Vessel

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VESSEL

Unique ID: YORYM-87053E

Object type certainty: Certain
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A base sherd of a ceramic vessel of medieval date, c. AD 1250 - 1550. The fabric is hard fired, reduced to grey at the core and oxidised to orange at the surface. Abundant quartz inclusions are present within the fabric and rare calcite inclusions of greater than 5mm length erupt from the surface of the break.

The vessel fragment is 69.2mm long, 64.9mm wide, 8.6mm thick and weighs 40.8g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1550

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 69.2 mm
Width: 64.9 mm
Thickness: 8.6 mm
Weight: 40.8 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E04833

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: York (Unitary Authority)
District: York (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Acomb (Unitary Authority Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5652
Four figure Latitude: 53.96106174
Four figure longitude: -1.14798438
1:25K map: SE5652
1:10K map: SE55SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Building work
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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