IOW-5029F1: Roman: Shale Bowl, Dish or Lid

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VESSEL

Unique ID: IOW-5029F1

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

A rim fragment of a Roman shale bowl, dish or lid (c. AD 43-c. AD 410).

The finished surface is dark grey, shiny and fractured. The breaks are old.

Length: 24.0mm; width: 37.4mm; thickness: 11.7mm. Weight: 7.87g.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 24 mm
Width: 37.4 mm
Thickness: 11.7 mm
Weight: 7.87 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 7th October 2018 - Sunday 7th October 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Dr Vicky Basford
Secondary identifier: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2018-1-299

Materials and construction

Primary material: Jet or Shale
Manufacture method: Hand made
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
Discovery circumstances: Club rally
Current location: Finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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