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Record ID: DOR-53055D
Object type: TOY
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Poole
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An incomplete cast copper alloy toy gun. The toy is a model of a wheel-lock mechanism musket with a long sub-angular sectioned barrel, large powder pan and tapering butt ending in a large pointed oval knop.At the same side as the pan are two large integral rivets for the attachment of the missing lock mechanism. There are two holes in the underside where the trigger was attached. There also the remnant of an attachment for the missing ramrod towards the front of the underside of the barrel. The barrel and pan are filed with iron corrosion.Date: Post medieval - c.1560 - 1700Dimensions: …
Created on: Tuesday 28th February 2017
Last updated: Monday 25th June 2018
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Record ID: DOR-60F446
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Poole
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A penny of Edward II dating to 1310 - 1314 (Class 11). The coin is very clipped. Reference: North Volume II, Nos 1060 - 1062 Date: Medieval Diameter: 14.36 mm Weight: 0.96 g Die axis: uncertain
Created on: Monday 23rd January 2017
Last updated: Monday 23rd January 2017
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Record ID: DOR-60C480
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Poole
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A radiate of Tacitus dating to AD 275 - 276 (Reece period 14). TEMPORVM FELICITAS (Felicitas standing holding caduceus and cornucopiae) reverse. Mint of Gaul. Mint mark: A/*// Reference: Normanby No. 1292, RIC Volume V, Pt. I, No. 65 Date: Roman Diameter: 22.62 mm Weight: 3.24 g Die axis: 6
Created on: Monday 23rd January 2017
Last updated: Monday 23rd January 2017
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Record ID: IARCH-B781CA
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Poole
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Container for the Poole (1930) hoard IARCH-9C0FE5. Robertson 2000, 165 no. 715 writes "The pot had been a cooking pot of hard dark grey-black ware with a slightly polished surface, but the upper part was missing when the hoard was found. The surviving part is 3½ in. wide and 6 in. high. Examined, and pot drawn, 1938 (ASR)"
Created on: Thursday 7th May 2015
Last updated: Thursday 7th May 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Poole', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-0FA32B
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Poole
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A possible fragment copper alloy Roman or early medieval (AD c.200-c.600) brooch, consisting of only the detachable top knob. The fragment could be from a Roman crossbow brooch or an Anglo-Saxon cruciform brooch. Overall, the fragment measures 19.1mm long, and 8.6mm in diameter. It weighs 3.78g. The object in circular in section. The upper part is domed and is decorated with three circumferential grooves. The object then narrows abruptly to 5.7mm in diameter and then expands to 7.6mm diameter. The expanded part is decorated with two circumferential grooves. The remaining 6.2mm of the …
Created on: Wednesday 29th April 2015
Last updated: Tuesday 5th May 2015
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Record ID: IARCH-4BBF9B
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Poole
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In two containers but the coins from both were amalgamated before they could be studied. Drawing in Watkins and Rigby 1986, 181. Report by V. Rigby: There are 13 shreds which join to form about two-thirds of the base circuit of a wheel-thrown, barbotine beaker in fien-grained, oxidised orange ware, with traces of an original dark brown coating. The vessel was made in southern Britain in the late 3rd or 4th centuries AD. (Rigby 1986, 182). At least half-full.
Created on: Tuesday 20th January 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Upton House', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IARCH-55223C
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Poole
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Report by V. Rigby: There are 24 shreds which join to form an almost complete circuit at the base, diminishing to less than one-fifth at the neck. The vessel is a narrow-necked flask, or possibly a handled flagon of Fulford type 20 (Fulford 1975) in grey sand tempered ware with a metallic blue-black slip on the exterior. Probably a product of the New Forest potteries made in the late 3rd or early 4th centuries AD. (Rigby 1986, 182). Full up to the neck.
Created on: Tuesday 20th January 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Upton House', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IARCH-9C0FE5
Object type: HOARD
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Poole
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Robertson 2000, 165 no. 715: ""A hoard of one 'second brass' and 983 'third brass' coins was found in a black jar in November [i.e. 1930] in laying a water main at Sterte, east of Poole." -JRS, XXI (1931), 241 -H. Mattingly examined 965 of these coins - 1 As and 964 ant.: As Ant. Gordian III 1 Trajan Decius 1 Volusian 1 Valerian I 12 Gallienus 215 Salonina 30 Valerian II 6 Saloninus 2 Postumus 1 95 Victorinus 249 Claudius II 121 Quintillus 10 Tetricus I 160 Tetricus II 60 Aurelian 1 1 964 (Divus Augustus) (15 joint reign; 1 semi-b.) (10 joint reign; 1 sole reign has rev. of Gallienus)…
Created on: Tuesday 13th January 2015
Last updated: Thursday 7th May 2015
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Record ID: IARCH-F6E3C9
Object type: HOARD
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Poole
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Robertson 2000, 165 no. 714: ""A short time since, as some labourers were digging up a piece of meadow ground, about half a mile from that town [i.e. Poole], they turned up an urn containing several hundred Roman coins. The urn which was unfortunately broken was of fine pottery. The coins were in the finest preservation and were of the reigns of the emperors Valerianus, Gallienus, Claudius Gothicus, Quintillus, and Aurelianus: of Salonina, the wife of Gallienus; and of the usurpers - Posthumus, Laelianus, Victorinus, Tetricus and Tetricus Caesar. The coins are nearly all of the third …
Created on: Tuesday 13th January 2015
Last updated: Thursday 7th May 2015
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Record ID: IARCH-1DEABE
Object type: HOARD
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Poole
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Robertson 2000, 103 no. 469: ""A small hoard of 34 antoniniani found in an allotment at the east end of Week's Quay near Poole Harbour in May 1936 was sent to the British Museum for examination." Ant. Gordian III 18 Philip I 5 Otacilia 2 Philip II 3 Trajan Decius 1 Etruscilla 2 Treb. Gallus 1 Volusian 1 Valerian I 1 34) -J. Allan, in NC, 1938, 300, types 34 coins in Guildhall Museum, Poole Examined, 1938 (ASR) In 1938, Col. C. Drew, Dorset County Museum, Dorchester, stated that he thought it possible that these coins came from the large Dorchester (1936), (Dorset), hoard [no.470]. "Th…
Created on: Tuesday 13th January 2015
Last updated: Friday 2nd December 2016
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Record ID: IARCH-FE3B6C
Object type: HOARD
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Poole
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Robertson 2000, 256-257 no. 1082: ""Roman Hoard. Two treasure hunters have found a hoard of 1000 Roman coins dating from the reign of Emperor Constantine the Great, 1600 years ago. Mr. George Fletcher, 64, and Mr. Ken Emery, 52, both from Bournemouth, discovered the silver coins, believed to be worth thousands of pounds, in a potato field near Poole, in Dorset." -Glasgow Herald, 27 Jan. 1986, 3 -"Upton...: A hoard of 1663 nummi down to AD 318 is recorded." -Britannia, XVII (1986), 418. "The hoard was discovered on January 23 1986 by two treasure hunters using metal detectors on a fiel…
Created on: Tuesday 13th January 2015
Last updated: Thursday 7th May 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Upton House', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-54A8CC
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Poole
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A groat of Edward III (1327-77) dating to 1356-1361. Fourth coinage, pre treaty period. Contemporary copy. Mint of London series G. North 1193
Created on: Wednesday 8th October 2014
Last updated: Monday 20th October 2014
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Record ID: WILT-5454A6
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Poole
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A silver sixpence of Elizabeth I (1558-1603) dating to 1571. The obverse is a crowned bust left with rose behind the head. The reverse is shield of arms over long cross fourchee, date above 1571. Tower mint. North 1997.
Created on: Wednesday 8th October 2014
Last updated: Monday 20th October 2014
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Record ID: WILT-540EC9
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Poole
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A silver halfgroat of the Commonwealth period (1649-60), dating to between 1649-60. The obverse is the Shield of St George within a wreath of palm, the reverse is the conjoined shields of St George and Ireland with II above. North 2728.
Created on: Wednesday 8th October 2014
Last updated: Monday 20th October 2014
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Record ID: WILT-53A633
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Poole
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A copper alloy nummus of Maximian I (AD 286-310), dating to AD 300-303 (Reece Period 15), GENIO POPVLI ROMANI, Genius standing left, modius on head, holding patera in right hand, cornucopiae in left. Mint of London, RIC VI, p. 124, no. 6b.
Created on: Wednesday 8th October 2014
Last updated: Thursday 9th July 2015
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Record ID: WILT-5294BE
Object type: HARNESS PENDANT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Poole
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A Medieval cast copper alloy harness pendant. The pendant is Type 5 and circular in plan with an incomplete integral offset suspension loop. Roughly in the centre of the pendant is a circular rivet which is fixed on the reverse with a circular washer. This rivet gives the pendant a domed appearance. Around the circumference of the pendant are small circular hammered indentations. There are traces of gilding on the front. The length of the pendant is 33.53mm and the width is 23.29mm. The pendant weighs 4.81 grams.
Created on: Wednesday 8th October 2014
Last updated: Monday 20th October 2014
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Record ID: WILT-6450F4
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Poole
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Silver Medieval groat of Edward III (1327-1377), 4th coinage pre-treaty series C, minted at London, 1352 AD. North (1991, pg. 50), no. 1147.
Created on: Tuesday 22nd April 2014
Last updated: Friday 16th May 2014
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