LEIC-EFF861: Late medieval Midland purple spout?

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Unique ID: LEIC-EFF861

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Late Medieval vessel sherd, Length: 52 mm, width: 32 mm, thickness: 14 mm, weight: 19.19 g.

The sherd is sub triangular in form and cross section and is in the form of a rounded spout with a slightly projecting lip. The fabric appears to be Midland purple.

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Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 52 mm
Width: 32 mm
Thickness: 14 mm
Weight: 19.19 g

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Manufacture method: Wheel made
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)
To be known as: Earl Shilton

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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