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Record ID: ESS-EC0564
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
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Anthropomorphic bracket and swivelling arm from a copper-alloy chafing dish of Lewis's Type G, dating to the Post-Medieval period c. 1500-1650. It is made out of a flat piece of copper-alloy plate approximately 3.4mm thick. The artefact is comprised of two pieces: an incomplete bar with a human head shaped terminal in profile, and a bifurcated swivelling bar that is attached below the head with a copper-alloy rivet. The face is engraved with details outlining the eye, which is large and triangular, as well as defining the cheek and jawline. The nose is pointed and prominent in the pro…
Created on: Thursday 21st February 2019
Last updated: Thursday 21st February 2019
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Record ID: SF-186177
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
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Six somewhat worn and abraded sherds of Medieval Coarseware (MCW) dating c. 1150-1400. All are body sherds, fabric colours ranging from dark brown to greyish black. Combined weight: 28.69g.
Created on: Wednesday 30th January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 30th January 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Blythburgh', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-9033FD
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
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A small assemblage of ceramic sherds (2) dating to the later Roman period, c. 100-350 AD. Both pieces are body sherds of Nene Valley colour coated ware, demonstrating orange internal fabrics covered with black slip. One of the sherds demonstrates rouletted 'feathered' decoration on its outer face, the other being undecorated. Both quite weathered and much of the slip eroded away. Combined weight: 11.45g.
Created on: Tuesday 18th December 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th December 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Exning', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-7F2E83
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
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A fragment originating from a large Roman ceramic greyware vessel (possibly a storage jar) dating from AD 43 - 410. The fragment is a base sherd with a small extension of one side of the vessel and is of mid grey colour showing flint inclusions. The sherd is 68.24mm long, 33.27mm wide, 13.64mm thick ( average ) and weighs 60.6 grams.
Created on: Friday 23rd November 2018
Last updated: Friday 8th February 2019
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Record ID: PUBLIC-7EDBC6
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A rim sherd of a wheel-thrown ceramic Black Burnished Ware (Type BB2) jar or bowl of Roman date, circa AD120 - 250. The fabric is dark blackish-grey in colour with a hard and gritty texture and black burnished outer surface. Abundant inclusions of mica are present giving a speckled appearance within the fabric. The fragment has a thick beaded rim. The fragment is 113.2mm long, 41.39mm wide, Rim 14.27mm thick, body 5.51mm thick, and weighs 52.7g. Overall diameter: 18cm (projected using rim chart); approx.20% of rim remaining. BB2 wares were produced at sites around the Thames estuary…
Created on: Friday 23rd November 2018
Last updated: Monday 26th November 2018
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Record ID: SF-3828F2
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
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Three sherds of Gaulish samian ware, probably dating c. 100-250 AD. The three sherds consist of two base sherds (one with a virtually complete foot-ring) and a body sherd. 1. Body sherd, pinky-orange inner fabric covered by reddish slip. On the outer surface, the stamped design of a dolphin set within a ropework border is visible. Length down longest axis: 43.38mm, thickness at midpoint: 7.4mm. Weight: 9.09g. 2. Base sherd, pinky-orange inner fabric covered by reddish slip which in places has eroded. The inner surface of the sherd demonstrates a central circular panel surrounded by …
Created on: Tuesday 2nd October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 6th December 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Mildenhall', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-A89669
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
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A ceramic assemblage consisting 109 sherds of Roman greyware (c. AD 100-400) from vessels of various forms, mostly heavily micaceous pieces but with a few pieces of gritty wares mixed in. The assemblage is heavily plough-tumbled and consists 84 body sherds, 19 rim sherds and 6 body/base sherds. Combined weight: 833g.
Created on: Thursday 13th September 2018
Last updated: Thursday 13th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Bedfield', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-4376E7
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
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A very worn and abraded body sherd of Nene Valley colour coated ware, dating c. AD 150-400. The internal fabric is a whitish buff colour, solidly fired with no trace of inclusions.On both the inner and outer surfaces, the remains of an applied black slip are visible. Preserved in heavily abraded condition, it measures 43.22mm long down its longest axis, 9.85mm thick at its midpoint, and weighs 23.17g.
Created on: Friday 3rd August 2018
Last updated: Friday 3rd August 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Mildenhall', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-86B50D
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
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Five sherds of Roman samien ware dating c. 43-250 AD. The group consists one base sherd (preserved in fresh condition with a reddish slip), three abraded body sherds (one of which demonstrates abraded 'feathered' moulded decoration) and one very abraded rim sherd. All the latter retain only small amounts of their original covering slip. Combined weight: 14g.
Created on: Wednesday 25th July 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 25th July 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Lidgate', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-867478
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
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Five sherds of probable Medieval produced Ipswich ware, dating c. 1100-1300. The group consists two rim sherds and five body sherds, the rim sherds generally straight in profile with flat tops-with one possessing a reddish brown core indicative of differential firing. Combined weight: 41g.
Created on: Wednesday 25th July 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 25th July 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Lidgate', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-858D16
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
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Ten worn and abraded ceramic sherds of probable Late Iron Age date, c. 150 BC-43 AD. The assemblage consists 2 rim sherds and 8 body sherds, fabric colours ranging from near black to light orange-often demonstrating inclusions of sand and grog. Combined weight: 80g.
Created on: Wednesday 25th July 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 25th July 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Lidgate', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-8527F3
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
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A small ceramic assemblage consisting 22 sherds of Late Iron Age pottery, dating c. 150 BC-43 AD. The assembages includes 20 body sherds and 2 base sherds, with fabric colours ranging from dark grey to orangey brown, all sherds demonstrating frequent inclusions of calcined white burnt flint. Combined weight of 127g.
Created on: Wednesday 25th July 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 25th July 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Lidgate', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-84D505
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
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A small ceramic assemblage of 39 worn and abraded Roman greyware sherds, dating c. 100-400 AD. The group consists of 36 body sherds, 2 base sherds and 1 rim sherd, fabric colours ranging from light to dark grey with frequent sand inclusions. Combined weight: 307g.
Created on: Wednesday 25th July 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 25th July 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Lidgate', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-367C1A
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A fragment of the rim of a cast copper-alloy cooking vessel of late Medieval to Post medieval date ( 1450-1600 ). The fragment is roughly rectangular, 36.07mm long, 26.42mm wide, 4.83mm in thickness and weighs 17.2g. The fragment shows a curvature that indicates that the original diameter of the vessel would have been approx 34cms. The exterior surface is slightly pitted, but almost entirely coated in burnt black organic matter from when the vessel was near the fire. The interior surface has a smooth coating with some light green copper corrosion colouration. The rim is flush with the …
Created on: Saturday 21st July 2018
Last updated: Friday 8th February 2019
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Record ID: PUBLIC-068C57
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
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A cast copper alloy fragment of cooking vessel of Medieval to Post Medieval date (c. AD 1400 - AD 1750).. Cast leg of sub triangular shape with two central longitudinal ridges on its outer side. The width of the leg narrows from the widest part at the base of the foot to where there is a old break. Commonly used cooking vessels in the Medieval - Post Medieval period include skillets, ewers, and cauldrons. ​Width at base of foot 36.35mm , Length 37.69mm , Thickness 13.69mm , Weight 76.2g
Created on: Thursday 19th July 2018
Last updated: Thursday 19th July 2018
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Record ID: SF-0E8B6F
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
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A fragment of a Roman Samian ware vessel, dating to AD 120-300. It is a body sherd af an undiagnostic vessel form. It is slightly curved in profile. The fragment has a stamped decoration on the front face depicting plant motifs. The back face is plain. Both faces have the redish brown slip and the fabric has an uniform light pink colour. Length: 35.44 mm Width: 31.70mm Thickness: 5.07 mm Weight: 6.35 g
Created on: Monday 25th June 2018
Last updated: Monday 25th June 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wickham Streith', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-0C5E72
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
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An assemblage of ceramic vessel sherds of Roman samian ware, dating to AD 43-300. It consists of 2 bowls base fragments, 2 undiagnostic sherds. The size of the sherds is small to medium; the largest piece is 58.12mm long, 33.45mm wide and 14.44mm thick. The overall weight is 40.88g.
Created on: Monday 25th June 2018
Last updated: Monday 25th June 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wickham Streith', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-0C0FD7
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An assemblage of ceramic vessel sherds of Roman grey ware, dating to AD 43-410. It consists of 5 rim sherds, 3 of which are recongnizable as bowls fragments while the other 2 as cups fragments. The fabric is light grey with darker margins and surfaces; it has micaceous quartz temper. The size of the sherds is small to medium; the largest piece is 53.94mm long, 33.73mm wide and 16.44mm thick. The overall weight is 85.45g.
Created on: Monday 25th June 2018
Last updated: Monday 25th June 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wickham Streith', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-53B61F
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper-alloy Medieval to Post Medieval vessel fragment, dating to AD 1300-1700. It is a strip of metal slightly curved in plan, which has a series of equidistant punched marks along one of its face. The other face is plain a part for a a raised line running along one of the long edges, which stops suddenly after mid way. It might have been used to bind the neck of a vessel, or as decorative element mounted on other objects. Length: 67.24 mm Width: 4.53 mm Thckness: 1.71 mm Weight: 1.94 g
Created on: Monday 4th June 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 25th July 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wantisden', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NMS-FF49C6
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
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Sheet copper alloy 'paper-clip' rivet, broken at folds, points bent. Such objects were most commonly used for the repair of metal vessels. Most are likely to date to the medieval or post-medieval period, but some are earlier, such as examples from Late Saxon contexts at Flixborough (Rogers, N. in Evans and Loveluck 2009, 115-7). Length 27mm. Width 11mm. c.1300 - c.1700.
Created on: Thursday 31st May 2018
Last updated: Thursday 31st May 2018
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