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Record ID: DEV-C40A15
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
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A Medieval to Post Medieval copper alloy vessel foot, probably dating to c. AD 1200-1700. The foot is sub-trapezoidal in cross section, with the front, broad, face cast into three parallel longitudinal ribs and a central longitudinal ridge on the reverse. The underside is slightly concave and shows signs of sooting. Dimensions: length 43.0mm; width 52.3mm; thickness 15.3mm; weight 106.23g This is an example of Butler, Green and Payne's type A, which they suggest was in use throughout the medieval period and into the 17th century.
Created on: Wednesday 16th May 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 16th May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-C128B2
Object type: THIMBLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Medieval to Post-Medieval open thimble or sewing ring, probably dating to c. AD 1400-1600. The thimble consists of a hoop of copper alloy, now flattened and with a large dent to the upper edge. The hoop comprises of a flat band with a series of shallowly hand-drilled sub-circular indentations aranged into a series of concentric circles. Dimensions: Length 26.4mm; width 8.3mm; thickness 13.8mm; weight 4.29g. cf. Holmes (1988: fig. 4), dated to c. AD 1500.
Created on: Wednesday 16th May 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 16th May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-C0E486
Object type: SPUR
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-Medieval copper alloy rowel, probably dating to c. AD 1500-1700. The spur takes the form of a seven-pointed mullet in plan, with a central perforation and with an incised groove radiating from this to the insterstice of each point. Dimensions: Diameter 42.1mm; thickness 2.4mm; weight 11.41g. Similar rowels are illustrated by Read (1995: 127, nos. 805-806), which he suggests date to the eaely Post-Medieval period. cf. similar examples on this database, e.g. HAMP-A89734
Created on: Wednesday 16th May 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 16th May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-C00713
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
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A Post-Medieval silver half crown of Charles I (AD 1625-1649), dating to AD 1643-1644. Group III, (P) initial mark, London mint. North (1991: 159) no. 2213.
Created on: Wednesday 16th May 2018
Last updated: Monday 21st May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-AF93B8
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-medieval copper alloy 8-maravedis coin of Phillip III of Spain (AD 1598-1621), dating to AD 1606. Uncertain mint.
Created on: Tuesday 15th May 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 15th May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-AD3736
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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An incomplete probable Post-Medieval copper alloy token, probably dating to c. AD 1600-1900. Corrosion has left one face completely illegible, whilst the other is unclear. A small portion of th insciption can be seen to read EXE, presumably Exeter, but the size of the lettering would suggest an inscription longer than those seen on 17th century trader's tokens.
Created on: Tuesday 15th May 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 15th May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-9B87F6
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-Medieval copper alloy posy ring, probably dating to c. AD 1600-1800. The ring comprises of a plain hoop, shallowly plano-convex in cross-section and with a brazed join at one point on its circumference. The interior of the ring is inscribed 'RE GOD ONLY' in capitals; the beginning of the inscription appears to have been truncated by the join, suggesting that the ring was originally larger, and that it was resized. By comparison to other examples (see below) the inscription would likely have read: FEARE GOD ONLY. Dimensions: Diameter 18.8mm; width 5.0mm; thickness 1.7mm; weight…
Created on: Monday 14th May 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 15th May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-5B93F2
Object type: COIN WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Cornwall
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A Medieval to Post-Medieval copper alloy coin weight probably dating to c. AD 1400-1600. The weight is uniface, sub-circular in plan and rectangular in cross-section. The front depicts a ship with single mast flanked by a fleur-de-lis and lion, the reverse is plain. Dimensions: diameter 16.1mm; thickness 4.1mm; weight 6.27g. Withers & Withers (1995: 19) publish a similar example which they suggest was a weight for the gold noble.
Created on: Friday 11th May 2018
Last updated: Friday 11th May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-5B7C2F
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-Medieval ceramic rim sherd of a large North Devon gravel-tempered ware vessel, probably dating to c. AD 1600-1850+. A hard fired, oxideised fabric, orange in colour and containing an abundant course, angular quartz temper, c. <4.5mm. The interior surface is coated with a highly glossy brown glaze. A large open mouthed vessel with a flat, flanged, slighly overhanging rim. The sherd weighs in excess of 200g. There is evidence of sooting on the underside of the rim.
Created on: Friday 11th May 2018
Last updated: Friday 11th May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-5B5583
Object type: HORSESHOE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-Medieval iron 'key-hole' type horseshoe, probably dating to c. AD 1600-1900. The object is U-shaped in plan and is slighly bevelled in cross section, its arms curve inwards slightly and end in rectangular terminals, with no calkins, creating a key-hole shaped aperture. There are no clear nail holes and the shoe may never have been used. Dimensions: Length 121.3mm; width 125.1mm; thickness 19.9mm; The object weighs in excess of 200g. cf. similar objects on this database, eg. LANCUM-094174, NMS-DD1715.
Created on: Friday 11th May 2018
Last updated: Friday 11th May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-5AF815
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-Medieval copper alloy composite button, probably dating to c. AD 1600-1800. The button is circular in plan and plano-convex in cross-section, potentially with a separate back plate suggested by a circumferencial seam. The shank is integral to the backplate and is sub-rectangular, with a drilled perforation. Although obscured by corrosion, the front of the button appears to be decorated with an incised motif comprising of a six-petalled compas flower. Dimensions: diameter 25.6mm; thickness 13.6mm; weight 10.2g. cf. Read (2005: 39) nos. 130-131.
Created on: Friday 11th May 2018
Last updated: Friday 11th May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-5AD29D
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-medieval copper alloy buckle, probably dating to c. AD 1500-1650. The frame is single-looped, sub-rectangular in plan and bevelled in cross section. The long arms of the frame are slightly concave, with the corners of the external edge rounded and a central knop projecting from the centre of the outer edge. The bar is recessed and sub-rectangular in plan. Dimensions: Length 39.9mm; width 35.1mm; thickness 4.2mm; weight 9.34g. cf. similar examples on this database, e.g. ESS-DBB4C8, SOM-22D166.
Created on: Friday 11th May 2018
Last updated: Friday 11th May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-9C1AB7
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-Medieval copper alloy farthing of Charles I (AD 1625-1649), dating to AD 1636-1645. Rose (type 2), crescent initial mark. London mint. North (1991: 165) no. 2291.
Created on: Wednesday 2nd May 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 2nd May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-9BF0A5
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-Medieval silver threepence of Elizabeth I (AD 1548-1603), probably dating to c. AD 1567-1569. Second coinage, probably coronet initial mark. London mint. North (1991: 135) no. 1998.
Created on: Wednesday 2nd May 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 2nd May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-73E911
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-Medieval ceramic sherd of North Devon gravel tempered ware, probably dating to c. AD 1600-1850+. A handle sherd, comprising of the juncture between the handle and body of the vessel. A hard fired oxidised ware with an orange-brown fabric containing an abundant coarse grained temper comprising of abundant, angular quartz, c. <2mm, with more occassional ferrous and limestone inclusions. The vessel features a solid, highly glossy, mottled green glaze on the interior surface. Striations on the surface would suggest that the vessel was wiped prior to firing. Weight: 82.06g.
Created on: Monday 30th April 2018
Last updated: Monday 30th April 2018
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Record ID: DEV-72770A
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-Medieval Scottish silver twenty pence of Charles I (AD 1625-1649), dating to c. 1636. Second coinage, Briot's hammered issue, Spink no. 5550.
Created on: Monday 30th April 2018
Last updated: Monday 30th April 2018
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Record ID: DEV-7209A6
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-Medieval copper alloy pot leg, of Butler, Green and Payne's type C, probably dating to c. AD 1500-1700. The leg is sub-rectangular in plan and plano-convex in cross-section, with a prominent transverse collar dividing the foot and leg, with the latter lost to an old break. The inside edge is flat and plain. Dimensions: length 49.5mm; width 31.1mm; thickness 19.9mm; weight 107.74g. Butler, Green & Payne (2009) classify such legs as their type C, in use by the 16th century and ubiquitous by the 17th.
Created on: Monday 30th April 2018
Last updated: Monday 30th April 2018
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Record ID: DEV-76D033
Object type: SPUR
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
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A Post-Medieval copper alloy rowell spur, probably dating to c. AD 1700-1850. The spur is fragmentary, with only one abraded arm and a circular-sectioned neck surviving. The rowel box, rowell and second arm all lost to old breaks. The surviving arm is plano-convex in cross section. The spur appears undecorated, but has surviving traces of a white metal coating. Dimensions: length 71.5mm; width c. 73mm; thickness 11.7mm; weight 23.60g. Ellis (2002) notes that rowell spurs largely replaced prick spurs in Western Europe from the 14th century onwards, however most examples are much later…
Created on: Wednesday 18th April 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 18th April 2018
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Record ID: DEV-A57274
Object type: METAL WORKING DEBRIS
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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Four fragments of copper alloy metal working debris, probably dating to c. AD 1500-1700 by association with other material in the vicinity. The fragments are irregular in size and shape, with three fragments collectively weighing 86.76g, and with the fourth weighing in excess of 200g. A small sample of a larger body of similar material found on the same site, a number of Post-Medieval pot legs have also been found in the vicinity (DEV-7F1E00, DEV-7F00E7, DEV-7EED86, DEV-7E790C) possibly suggesting activity relating to foundaries and the recycling of copper alloy.
Created on: Thursday 15th March 2018
Last updated: Thursday 15th March 2018
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Record ID: DEV-80309C
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
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A Post-Medieval lead 2-part cloth seal, probably dating to c. AD 1500-1800. Disc-1 is plain, whilst disc-2 is stamped with a design of a lion's bust left above a simplified torse of seven pellets, in low relief, above 1406, which is incuse. The inscription ANDREW PETERSON W[...]KE[...]D (Wakefield?), is stamped in low relief around the outside. Dimensions: length 42.4mm; width 31.6mm; thickness 4.0mm; weight 23.23g.
Created on: Tuesday 13th March 2018
Last updated: Friday 16th March 2018
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