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VESSEL

Unique ID: SF-EFF928

Object type certainty: Certain
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An assemblage of Roman pottery sherds, dating to AD 43-402.

- Nineteen grey ware bowl rim sherds; mid grey fabric, sparse quartz inclusions. No decoration on the surfaces. Max length: 67.75 mm. Max width: 35.03 mm. Max thickness: 12.90 mm. Total weight: 278.825 g

- One bowl rim sherd of the Nene valley type, beige fabric and traces of coloured slip on the outer surface. Length: 25.48 mm. Width: 18.14. Thickness: 5.01 mm. Weight: 2.68 g

- Five grey ware cup rim sherds; mid grey fabric, sparse quartz inclusions. Possibly groove pattern on one fragment. Max length: 50.10 mm. Max width: 35.49 mm. Max thickness: 11.49 mm. Total weight: 47.350 g

- Thirty-three grey ware body sherds. Mid-dark grey fabric, sparse quartz inclusions. Max length: 77.94 mm. Max width: 34.55 mm. Max thickness: 10.02 mm. Total weight: 255.810 g

- Four grey ware base sherds; mid grey fabric, sparse quartz inclusions. Max length: 55.95 mm. Max width: 50.16 mm. Max thickness: 11.82 mm. Total weight: 75.44 g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 42
Date to: Circa AD 402

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 62

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 13th March 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Wilby

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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