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VESSEL

Unique ID: DOR-01E360

Object type certainty: Certain
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22 sherds of pottery vessel which probably contained a hoard of 292 Medieval silver coins. The sherds retrieved appear to be from more then one vessel, however. The fabric has a reduced grey core and oxidised orange surfaces. It is tempered with fine sand. There are two bases, one with a footring, and the rest are body sherds. The footring base is probably late medieval, the other pieces are probaly earlier. Date: Medieval

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1200
Date to: AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 21

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 26th July 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Materials and construction

Primary material: Pottery

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: West Dorset (District)
To be known as: Piddletrenthide

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DOR
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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