PUBLIC-A89023: Neolithic or early Bronze Age pottery

Rights Holder: Lincolnshire County Council
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Unique ID: PUBLIC-A89023

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Neolithic pot sherd, 32mm x 27mm. Sandy coloured exterior with dark, almost black interior, rim piece, low fired, microscopic voids in the fabric. Simple criss-cross pattern with incised lines. Weight 15.7g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 2000 BC
Date to: Circa 1800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 32 mm
Width: 27 mm
Thickness: 10 mm
Weight: 15.7 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Anne Atkinson
Identified by: Mrs Anne Atkinson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Manufacture method: Hand made
Decoration style: Geometric
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Osbournby Area

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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