WAW-00EB82: Early Medieval to Medieval sherd (profile and plan).

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Unique ID: WAW-00EB82

Object type certainty: Certain
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A body sherd of a ceramic vessel. The sherd is 11.96mm thick and weighs 21.31g.

Sherd specific details:

Fabric type: Has frequent rounded quartzite with occasional possible grog and mica.
Sherd type: wall sherd
Wall thickness: 11.96mm
Firing condition: oxidised exterior (brown-orange), unoxidised core (dark grey), unoxidised interior (brown-orange)
Hardness: medium
Surface texture: slightly grainy.
Condition of sherd: abraded.

The sherd may be post-Roman to Medieval date.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 400
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 11.96 mm
Weight: 21.31 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st October 2016 - Thursday 12th January 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
To be known as: Studley area.

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WAW
Created: Monday 20th March 2017
Updated: Monday 20th March 2017

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