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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Plain pottery wall sherd

  • Culture/period

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Curator's comments

    This pottery sherd is from the Iron Age cemetery at Kirkburn in East Yorkshire, and may have been found in a grave context (Kirkburn burial 3).

    See associated records:
    Human remains: 1987,0404.35
    Animal remains (pig): 1987,0404.42
    Sword and scabbard: 1987,0404.2
    Spear-heads: 1987,0404.3-5

    Possibly associated:
    Iron Nail: 1987,0404.48


  • Bibliography

    • Stead 1991 p224, K3.6 (?) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number


  • Additional IDs

    • KR/AH (find/site code)


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Object reference number: BCB114916

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