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Record ID: DEV-43642E
Object type: PIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
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An incomplete cast lead alloy pin with iron shaft dating to the post medieval period, c. AD 1500-1600. While both the head and shaft survive, the head has been damaged and two large chunks are missing on opposite sides from one another. Nevertheless, the head was clearly once spherical in shape with a slightly flattened top. The gouges of the damage show that the head was originally solid. The head appears plain and undecorated in appearance. The cylindrical shaft has also been damaged and is bent at a 45 degree angle from its original state. However, it extends to its full length, t…
Created on: Thursday 9th May 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 15th May 2019
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Record ID: DEV-4100CA
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
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Post-Medieval cast copper alloy mount in the form of a flat openwork lozenge. The inner and outer edges are straight but bevelled with a flat front and back. There is a recessed band within which is a line of raised pellets running around all four sides of the frame in the centre of the front. There are traces of gilding on the reverse. There are two integral attachment spikes on the plain back, one near each acute corner. Both are broken and worn with only stubs remaining. The mount is 26.1mm by 17.0mm and 2.9mm thick including the spikes, 2.1mm excluding. It weighs 3.50 grams. It ap…
Created on: Thursday 9th May 2019
Last updated: Friday 31st May 2019
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Record ID: DEV-AE9AB8
Object type: STRAP FITTING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
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An incomplete cast copper alloy strap fitting or mount dating to the post medieval period (1500-1700). The mount is slightly convex from the front and consists of a heart-shaped frame which tapers to a fleur-de-lys shaped terminal consisting of two rounded and pierced lobes flanking a central elongated oval knop. Each lobe features an off centre cast aperture. The frame is D-shaped in cross section. The reverse is flat and bears the remains of two attachment spikes, one stub at the indented end of the heart shape and the other, in better condition and preserving the point at the base …
Created on: Thursday 2nd May 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 15th May 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Affpuddle and Turners Puddle', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: DEV-AE5159
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Dorset
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An incomplete copper alloy developed, hinged T-shaped brooch, dating to the Roman period (AD 50-150). The arms and part of the bow survive. The brooch has cylindrical wings which house the pin axis bar. In the centre is the slot for the missing hinge.The bow is rectangular in section, is markedly flattened, and tapers towards the break. The arms are decorated with a series of parallel angled lines which ripple outwards from the centre. The bow is decorated with four ridged vertical lines at the upper end which develop into a checked geometric pattern with the addition of short horizon…
Created on: Thursday 2nd May 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 15th May 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Pimperne', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: DEV-9654BD
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
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A cut half penny of Henry III (1216-1272) dating to 1247-1248. North (1980:182) Class 1 (no. 984). Minted at Bury St Edmunds. 0.5mm thick, 0.7g.
Created on: Wednesday 1st May 2019
Last updated: Thursday 2nd May 2019
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Record ID: DEV-9624CA
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A cut farthing of Henry III (1216-1272) dating to 1248-1250. North (1980:182) Class 3c (no. 988). Possibly minted at Bristol. 0.5mm thick, 0.38g.
Created on: Wednesday 1st May 2019
Last updated: Thursday 2nd May 2019
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Record ID: DEV-847407
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete cut half medieval silver short cross penny of Richard I (1189-1199) dating to 1192-94. North (1980:178) Class 3b. Possibly minted at Exeter by Ricard. 20.1mm in diameter, 5.6mm thick, weight g.
Created on: Thursday 18th April 2019
Last updated: Thursday 25th April 2019
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Record ID: DEV-841315
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman copper alloy dupondius or as of unknown emperor dating to AD 1- 250. Unclear reverse type. Unclear mint. 33.9mm in diameter, 8.6mm thick, weight g.
Created on: Thursday 18th April 2019
Last updated: Thursday 25th April 2019
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Record ID: DEV-71B36A
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A silver half groat of the Commonwealth of England (1649-1660), dating from 1649-60. North (1991: 206) no. 2728. Mark of value, II. Minted at London. 15.6mm diameter, 0.6mm thick, weight 0.85g.
Created on: Wednesday 17th April 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 1st May 2019
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Record ID: DEV-B02895
Object type: BOOK FITTING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete post-medieval copper alloy book clasp, probably dating to c. 1500-1650. The front plate of the clasp survives. It is rectangular in shape, narrowing to a slimmer rectangle, before flaring to an elaborate terminal which is triangular in shape, with four triangular notches placed in two pairs on the terminal end. At the opposite end is a flattened rectangular curved attachment hook, which curves over to the reverse. The reverse itself is marked by the degraded base of a further point of attachment, approximately 1/3 of the way along the length of the clasp. The clasp is d…
Created on: Saturday 2nd March 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 5th March 2019
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Record ID: DEV-EE5A17
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper-alloy Roman nummus of Arcadius (AD 383-408), dating to the period c.AD 388-395 (Reece period 21). Probably [VICTORIA AV](GGG) reverse type depicting Victory advancing left holding wreath and palm. Unclear mint.
Created on: Monday 28th January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 6th February 2019
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Record ID: DEV-85B967
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A silver Iron Age quarter stater of the South Western region / Durotriges, dating to the period c.60-20 BC, Duro Boat Bird type. Obverse: 'Three men in a boat' design, pellet rosette to left. Reverse: Zig-zag across field, Y-shaped and uncertain objects to each side. As ABC, p. 112, no. 2208; BMC nos. 2734-2747.
Created on: Wednesday 23rd January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 30th January 2019
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Record ID: DEV-045E72
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Gallienus (AD 253-268), sole reign, dating to the period c.AD 260-268 (Reece period 13). APOLLINI CONS AVG reverse type depicting a Griffin walking left. Mint of Rome. cf. Cunetio no. 1348.
Created on: Thursday 17th January 2019
Last updated: Monday 21st January 2019
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Record ID: DEV-0428C7
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A corroded and incomplete Roman base silver denarius of Septimius Severus (AD 193-211), dating to the period c.AD 196-197 (Reece Period 10). Obverse: [], Laureate bust right. Reverse: [ADVENTI] AVG F[ELICIS]SIM[O], Severus riding right, right hand raised. Mint of Rome. As RIC IV.1, p. 100, no. 74.
Created on: Thursday 17th January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 30th January 2019
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Record ID: DEV-F43B44
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A silver penny of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), dating to 1570-2. An example of North Type 2001 (2006:135). Castle initial mark. London mint. 16.2mm in diameter, 0.4mm thick, weighing 0.94g.
Created on: Wednesday 16th January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 30th January 2019
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Record ID: DEV-F3B4A4
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Probably a Medieval or post medieval cast lead alloy cup weight from a set of nested weights, dating to c. AD 1300-1600. The weight was originally open in profile, having a circular base with the sides flaring up to a wider rim. It has been compressed and one side is now folded inwards, although the original base area remains relatively unaffected. The flat rim surface itself is decorated with a motif of repeated raised circles, which continue around the full circumference. No other decoration survives, but a possible attachment point is visible on the flat side, where two circular im…
Created on: Wednesday 16th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 12th April 2019
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Record ID: DEV-A56EE6
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Late Iron Age to Early Roman copper alloy hinged strip bow brooch, probably dating to AD 25-70. The brooch survives largely complete, missing only its axis bar and pin. The head of the brooch survives to a width of 10.3mm, it consists of a rectangular sheet of copper alloy with a central slot to accomodate a hinged pin, this is rolled around underneath itself to form a cylindrical casing for an axis bar, now lost. The head tapers into the bow, which thickens into a sub-rectangualr cross section, which continues to taper into an unelaborated foot. The upper bow is delineated from the…
Created on: Wednesday 20th June 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 20th June 2018
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Record ID: DEV-A55442
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Post-Medieval silver groat of Edward VI (AD 1547-1553) in the name of Henry VIII, dating to AD 1550-1551. First coinage, martlet initial mark. Tower of London mint. North (1991: 119) no. 1871.
Created on: Wednesday 20th June 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd July 2018
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Record ID: DEV-C5B8CF
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An early Medieval lead-filled copper alloy pan weight, probably dating to c. AD 950-1150. The weight consists of a lead-filled copper alloy sheath; it is circular in plan, with either face decorated with an openwork saltire of two opposing arches. The arches are further elaborated with an incised line following the arc, with the two lines joined at the centre by two further incised transverse lines, creating a central sub-square field, possibly intended as a rudimentary union knot. The weight is sub-rectangular in cross-section with rounded edges, and the lateral face is plain. Dimens…
Created on: Wednesday 16th May 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 16th May 2018
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Record ID: DEV-C40A15
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
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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