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AMPULLA

Unique ID: KENT3744

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Lead pilgrim's ampulla, with quatrefoil floral motif. Lugs broken, but otherwise complete and more or less undamaged. Medieval, probably 14th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 51 mm
Width: 30 mm
Thickness: 9 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Michael Lewis
Identified by: Dr Michael Lewis

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead

Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Shepway (District)
To be known as: KENT BROOKLAND

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PAS
Created: Tuesday 28th August 2001
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011 by Daniel Pett

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