KENT-D3826E: Fragment of handmade prehistoric pottery

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VESSEL

Unique ID: KENT-D3826E

Object type certainty: Certain
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A body sherd fragment of probable Bronze Age to Iron Age date (c.1000-1 BC). The sherd fragment is of a coarse black handmade fabric on the exterior with a black colour on the interior. It has a black unoxidised core and is tempered with angular poorly sorted flint inclusions.

The sherd measures 22.9mm in length, 19.5mm in width, 7.7mm thick and weighs 4.11 grams.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 1000 BC
Date to: Circa 1 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 22.9 mm
Width: 19.5 mm
Thickness: 7.7 mm
Weight: 4.11 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 3rd March 2017 - Friday 3rd March 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Helena Costas
Identified by: Ms Helena Costas

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dover (District)
Parish or ward: Denton with Wootton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR2347
Four figure Latitude: 51.17872249
Four figure longitude: 1.18916374
1:25K map: TR2347
1:10K map: TR24NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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