Monument record SAS 005 - Cinerary urn

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Summary

"The Right Hon Lord Henniker exhibited a British cinerary urn, found in 1851 at Stoke Ash, on the north side of the rivulet below the church; and some fragments of other vessels, a celt etc.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 1141 7068 (100m by 100m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM17SW
Civil Parish STOKE ASH, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

"The Right Hon Lord Henniker exhibited a British cinerary urn, found in 1851 at Stoke Ash, on the north side of the rivulet below the church; and some fragments of other vessels, a celt etc. The vase shown in the annexed engraving, contained bones of a young skeleton (human), probably those of a female. " Dimensions listed include height of 15 inches. "Four other vases, very much broken, were found at the same time" (S2). Form appears BA although note "sepulchral urns" from similar location SAS 004, possibly same. See also Rom.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Stoke Ash, MBA.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: copy of (S2).
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. PSIA, 2, 101, ill.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Apr 29 2016 11:31AM

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