DENO-7140A3: Roman tessara

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Unique ID: DENO-7140A3

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Two pieces of Roman tile, possibly reused as tesserae. Both pieces are similar in shape, size and colour. Light orange-red on both faces, light grey in the centre.

First piece: Length 30.8mm, Width 21.1, Thickness 20.2mm. Second piece: Length 27.2mm, Width 21.7mm, Thickness 20.3mm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2
Length: 30.8 mm
Width: 21.1 mm
Thickness: 20.2 mm
Weight: 16.87 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Catherine Falkner
Identified by: Mrs Catherine Falkner

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby E8812

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Manufacture method: Hand made
Completeness: Uncertain

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Bassetlaw (District)
Parish or ward: Nether Langwith (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5369
Four figure Latitude: 53.21542317
Four figure longitude: -1.20777387
1:25K map: SK5369
1:10K map: SK56NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DENO
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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