Stamp number 351

Stamp No 351
form Platter
fabric TR 1C
excavation Sheepen II
context 207
present Colchester Museum
inventory Pit 207 2
vr_cat_no CN25
potter No 70
Die No 01A01
def N
pos C
comment Central. TR1C - fine sandy red pelleted matrix; darker slip; polished upper, matt lower. Reading:- [CAR]IIVIR. CONDITION - base trimmed around inside of foot-ring.

name1 Carevir
name2
comment Only one die has been identified. The distribution is so wide suggesting that the potter worked for a limited time at one location and concentrated on a small platter form in TR1C
DIE 01A01
FABRICS TR1C
FORMS Cam 8/7with straight lower facet; all look like one batch{Cam 6/7/8 variant
SOURCE import, Rheims likely (Habert 101)
DATE
DISTRIBUTION Sheepen I(3) & Sheepen II (2); Snailwell Cremation. Possibly in Lexden Cemetery, St Clare Drive Grave. Chateau Porcien ' Larmigny Briqueterie' (RTL8) burnt TR, unique Cam 6/7/8; Noyelles-Godault, TR Cam 8/7; Hunnerberg, TR Cam 7; Annelles, TR Cam 8/7; Rheims, TR platter; Menil Annelles, burial in Rheims museum, TR Cam 8; Nijmegen, Cemetery O, E and S, TR(4), TN (2) Cam 8/7; Luxembourg museum, TR platters (3); St Martin-Longueau (Deru 10).

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