LANCUM-EEE520: Ribble Valley, Lancs.: Pot Leg

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VESSEL

Unique ID: LANCUM-EEE520

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Large fragment of medieval pot or ewer leg of the main type (straight and ridged). It is made of cast cu-alloy and slightly curved to accommodate the curvature of the vessel.

These vessel fragments are quite difficult to date since this type of metal pot has been in use throughout the medieval and post-medieval period.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 44 mm
Width: 41 mm
Weight: 53.26 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st January 1990 - Monday 1st January 1996

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Dot Boughton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Ribble Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Clitheroe (Civil Parish)

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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