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Title: Romano-British child burial
Item Name: Religion or Ritual


Skeleton of child from Swaythorpe Farm, Kilham, excavations in 1998 (context 12AA). Based on the teeth, the child was around 4 years old. The form of the pelvis suggests a female, but this is not certain. A number of infant bones were also found in this context (and in 19AA). Probably aged 3 months or less. The excavation revealed parts of a 'Ladder' type settlement, as well as several burials.

Year: 200-350AD(c)
Culture: Romano-British
Materials: bone
ID_Number: ERYMS : 1999.1.29