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Record ID: OXON-70DF64
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Oxfordshire
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A small fragment of a body sherd from a Roman mortarium in Oxfordshire colour coated (red/brown slipped) ware dating from c. AD 240 - 400. Young's (1977) forms C97-C100. Externally the sherd retains all of the dark red / brown slip while internally are the trituration grits of rounded translucent quartz in white, grey, orange and brown. cf. Young 1977. Young, C. J., The Roman pottery industry of the Oxford region, British archaeological reports, 43, Oxford, (1977).
Created on: Tuesday 22nd January 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 22nd January 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Childrey', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: OXON-70A46D
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Oxfordshire
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A rim sherd from a Roman mortarium in Oxfordshire colour coated (white slipped) ware dating from c. AD 240 - 400. Young's (1977) forms C97-C100. The rim sherd has a low everted rounded rim with a curved, slightly hooked flange beneath. The remains of a white slip is present externally immediately above and below the flange; the rest has worn away. Internally are holes now missing their trituration grits of rounded translucent quartz. The sherd is very abraded. cf. Young 1977. Young, C. J., The Roman pottery industry of the Oxford region, British archaeological reports, 43, Oxford, (1977).
Created on: Tuesday 22nd January 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 22nd January 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Childrey', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: LANCUM-4AF95D
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Yorkshire
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Body sherd from a wheel-thrown greyware vessel of Roman date (c. 43 - 410 AD). The sherd has a dark grey soft fabric throughout. The exterior surface appears to carry a dark brown patina, perhaps as a result of firing. The broken edges of the sherd are all worn. The sherd is 46.04mm in length, 36.64mm in width and 6.75mm in thickness. It weighs 16.86g.
Created on: Sunday 20th January 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 22nd January 2019
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Record ID: LANCUM-4ADB59
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Yorkshire
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Possible handle sherd from a greyware vessel of Roman date (c. 43 - 410 AD). The sherd is curved along the longitudinal axis. The fabric of the sherd is grey throughout and hard. There are intermediate white inclusions of irregular angular shape, many of which are <4mm in size (the smallest being approximately 1mm). The sherd is 49.46mm in length, 36.21mm in width and 11.97mm in thickness. It weighs 28.94g.
Created on: Sunday 20th January 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 22nd January 2019
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Record ID: LANCUM-4A97A7
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Yorkshire
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Rim sherd from a ceramic vessel of probable Roman date (c. 43 - 410 AD). The rim is heavily everted with a ridge running along the top. The fabric of the vessel is hard. The exterior and interior surface are light red, while the core is light grey/brown. Sparse white angular inclusions, possibly quartz, and profuse oval cavities ranging in size from <1mm to c. 2mm. The broken edges of the sherd are worn. The sherd is 39.68mm in length, 41.05mm in width and 13.61mm at maximum thickness. It weighs 17.72g.
Created on: Sunday 20th January 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 22nd January 2019
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Record ID: IOW-44707C
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Isle of Wight
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A fragment from the side of a Roman probable East Gaulish industry Samian flanged bowl, similar to Dragendorff form 38 (c. AD 150-250 (Webster 1996: 51). The fragment is a curved body sherd and part of the base. The fabric is hard fired, dark orange-red, non-micaceous, with sparse very small white inclusions. The surface slip is dark orange-red but is lost in places. The underside of the foot-ring and the base are flat. When complete, the foot-ring would have had a diameter of c. 60.0mm. The breaks are old. Height: 60.0mm; width: 67.0mm; thickness of body at the top: 6.4mm. Weight: …
Created on: Sunday 20th January 2019
Last updated: Monday 21st January 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SOM-1D21FF
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
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Six Roman ceramic sherds from greyware vessels, dating to c. AD 43 - 410. Five are body sherds, one is the slightly flaring everted rim of a closed vessel with a rolled outer edge. All are relatively high fired with abundent poorly sorted sand temper. Much of the temper is medium sized, patinated quartz up to 1.5mm with occasional pieces up to 2mm and some smaller pieces. occasional rounded ironstone up to 1.5mm becoming common in some sherds.Not visibly micaceaous. All are too small to estimate the diameter or the exact form. All are abraded, some highly. Total weight: 29.23g.
Created on: Friday 18th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 18th January 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Withycombe CP', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SOM-1CE53C
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
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Seven Roman ceramic sherds from Black Burnished ware (BB1, three definitely from Wareham/Poole Harbour, Dorset, four possibly South West variant) vessels, dating c. AD 43 - 410. Five are body sherds, one from the everted neck of a closed vessel (jar); two are rim sherds probably from flared rims of closed vessels with a convex curved upper surface and slight thickening on the outer side at the top edge, not enough to be called a rolled or beaded edge. A relatively fine grained, hard black - dark grey fabric throughout, with evidence of blacker slip and burnishing on the exterior and on…
Created on: Friday 18th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 18th January 2019
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Record ID: WILT-1CD21A
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Wiltshire
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A Roman ceramic rim sherd of Oxfordshire colour-coated ware, probably from a bowl, dating to c. AD 200-400. A orange, micaeous oxidised with red-orange slip. A series of impressed oblique, parallel lines decorates the space beneath the slightly lip of the rim, c.4.5mm long. Weight: 7.21g.
Created on: Friday 18th January 2019
Last updated: Monday 21st January 2019
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Record ID: SOM-1CB716
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Three Roman ceramic sherds from Black Burnished ware (BB1, two definitely from Wareham/Poole Harbour, Dorset, one possibly south west variant) vessels, dating c. AD 250 - 410. All are rim sherds from straight sided bowls with a dropped flange, the profile suggests at least two vessels are represented. A relatively fine grained, hard black - dark grey fabric throughout, with evidence of blacker slip and burnishing on both the interior and exterior surface and worn away at the top edge. Moderate sub-rounded to sub-angular translucent quartz inclusions, <1.5mm, occasional white angular…
Created on: Friday 18th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 18th January 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Withycombe CP', grid reference and parish protected.


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