KENT-F48835: middle Iron Age Ceramci sher

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VESSEL

Unique ID: KENT-F48835

Object type certainty: Certain
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A heavily worn sherd of hand made probable late Bronze Age to early Iron Age ceramic vessel.

Description: The sherd is a rimsherd and roughly recatangular in plan. The fabric has an oxidised outer surface and unevenly oxidised core. The inclusions are a mix of common well sorted small-to medium angluar - rounded flint grit and some some sparse well sorted black sandy specs. Many inclusions have fallen out. The breaks are well rounded, likely due water action. the rim is flat and simply formed.

Measurements: 39.93mm wide, 48.36mm high, 12.06mm thick and 26.4g in weight.

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 800 BC
Date to: Circa 600 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 48.36 mm
Width: 39.93 mm
Thickness: 12.06 mm
Weight: 26.4 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Medway (Unitary Authority)
District: Medway (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Allhallows (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ8278
Four figure Latitude: 51.4716894
Four figure longitude: 0.61910948
1:25K map: TQ8278
1:10K map: TQ87NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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