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Record ID: SOM-CE03DE
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
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Two heavily abraded sherds Roman Black Burnished Ware vessels (probably BB1, from Wareham/Poole Harbour, Dorset) dating c. AD 75-410. The larger is an everted rim from a large jar, probably Seager-Smith & Davies' type 2, dating to c. AD 100-410, 120mm in external diameter at the rim, 18g. The second is a body sherd from unclear vessel with good burnishing surviving on the outer side. Both have are a hard fired, dark grey fabric with occasional brown areas. The fabric contains abundant sub-rounded translucent quartz, <1.5mm, rare sub-angular orange/brown iron stone, <1.5mm an…
Created on: Monday 3rd September 2018
Last updated: Saturday 15th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Milborne Port', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SOM-CD7FA2
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Dorset
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Two heavily abraded body sherds Roman Black Burnished Ware vessels (probably BB1, from Wareham/Poole Harbour, Dorset) dating c. AD 75-410. The larger appears to be from an everted rim but the upper part of the rim is lost . All have are a hard fired, dark grey fabric with occasional brown areas. The fabric contains abundant sub-rounded translucent quartz, <1.5mm, rare sub-angular orange/brown iron stone, <1.5mm and occasional sub-angular white inclusions, <1mm, possibly flint appearing as white flecks, 6g in total weight.
Created on: Monday 3rd September 2018
Last updated: Monday 3rd September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Thornford', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SOM-CD56D1
Object type: TILE
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Devon
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One fragment of ceramic building material, probably from a box flue tile, of Roman date. The fragments is irregular in plan, broken and abraded on all sides including the inner face. There are combed patterns on the outer face, at least four parallel grooves in one direction with at least three running obliquely to meet them. The fragment has a dark orange fabric with abundent fine sand temper and very occasional small calcereous inclusions up to 1mm and angular orange, probably grog, inclusions up to 2mm. It weighs 14g. Box flue tiles were used to create flues in the walls of buildin…
Created on: Monday 3rd September 2018
Last updated: Saturday 15th September 2018
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Record ID: SOM-C7417E
Object type: JUG
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
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One body sherd from an probaby originally glazed jug, probably of 13th to 15th century date. High fired pale grey fabric with very abundent fine sand temper and occasional small ,1mm rounded white inclusions. Not visibly micaceous. No glaze remains. The sherd is 4 grams in weight.
Created on: Monday 3rd September 2018
Last updated: Monday 3rd September 2018
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Record ID: SOM-C6AD2C
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
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Medieval ceramic rime sherd, probably dating to c. AD 1250-1450. The fabric is hard fired with abundant fine- medium sand temper,ngular crushed shale inclusions, <3.5mm, as well as well as occasional small <1mm probable limestone. The sherd has a reduced core with variably oxidised surface varying between mid-orange to red-brown. The rim is everted with a relatively upright profile ending in a flat squared off upper edge. It is too small to estimate the original diameter and weighs 22g.
Created on: Monday 3rd September 2018
Last updated: Monday 3rd September 2018
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Record ID: SOM-E9BD80
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
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Post Medieval copper alloy mount, probably related to hooked mounts of similar form. The mount has a circular mid-section, domed with a convex front and concave back. From the domed section at one end projects a flat lobed terminal flanked by smaller lobes. At the other is a flat projecting terminal which starts with a circle with an attachment hole thorugh the centre and a small projecting lobed terminal. There are traces of a white metal coating on the front. The mount now measures 29.4 mm long, 12.5 mm wide, 4.8 mm thick and weighs 3.55 g. This mount is very similar in form to a…
Created on: Thursday 23rd August 2018
Last updated: Thursday 23rd August 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Charlton Musgrove CP', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SOM-E9953D
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
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Post Medieval cast copper alloy strap mount, dating to the 17th century AD. In plan the central and largest part of the mount is sub-triangular in shape, at the wide base-end there is a rectangular shaped projecting terminal whilst the opposite apex-end terminates in an acorn-shaped knop with a semi-circular base, transverse collar and rounded 'nut' coming to a point at the top. The reverse is flat with two integral circular sectioned attachment spikes, one near the centre and one near the base. Both are complete and bent over at 90 degrees towards the centre in opposing directions a…
Created on: Thursday 23rd August 2018
Last updated: Thursday 23rd August 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Charlton Musgrove CP', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SOM-E97995
Object type: COIN WEIGHT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
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Medieval copper alloy circular coin weight dating to AD 1412 to 1500, probably for a noble of the light standard. 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 on the left and probably a muddled lion or sterncastle on the right, the reverse is plain. The weight has various cuts and abraded edges. The coin weight measures 17.3 mm in diameter and weighs 4.55 g, 70.2 grains. Withers & Withers (1995:19) illustrate a similar example which they suggest was a weight made in England for the…
Created on: Thursday 23rd August 2018
Last updated: Thursday 23rd August 2018
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Record ID: SOM-E96CB7
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
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Broken Post Medieval copper alloy mount with integral attachment spikes, about 50% of which survives. The front of the mount is bar shaped with a convex front and slightly concave back. an oval lobe at one end and double collar across a constiction before the broken end. It is likely there was a second oval love, now lost. One integral rivet remains. It is rectangular in cross section, tapering towards a blunt end and projects 13.4mm down from the back of the complete end before bending 90 degrees in towards the centre. The mount now measures 14.6mm long, 8.1mm wide, 15.5mm thick incl…
Created on: Thursday 23rd August 2018
Last updated: Thursday 23rd August 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Charlton Musgrove CP', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SOM-55B0D4
Object type: DRESS FASTENER (UNKNOWN)
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
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A Post Medieval copper-alloy strap fitting, mount or dress-fastener dating to the 17th century. The copper alloy strap mount is asymmetrical in plan decorated with a Green Man (a face amongst leaves), a trefoil knop at the upper end and an intergral rounded loop at the lower end (orientated with the face upright). The main section is moulded and convex on the front and concave on the rear. The face is heavily moulded with clear lips, nose and eyes. Foliate tendrils seem to start on the cheek and curve up the sides of the lower part of the face. The upper part is flanked by leaves or te…
Created on: Thursday 16th August 2018
Last updated: Thursday 23rd August 2018
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Record ID: SOM-4E010B
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Five heavily abraded body sherds Roman Black Burnished Ware vessels (BB1, from Wareham/Poole Harbour, Dorset) dating c. AD 75-410. All are too fragmentary to establish the form although the range of thicknesses and firing suggests more than one vessel is represented. All have are a hard fired, dark grey fabric with occasional brown areas on some sherds and one unusually a mid gray on the inner (abraded) face. The fabric contains abundant sub-rounded translucent quartz, <1.5mm, rare sub-angular orange/brown iron stone, <1.5mm, occasional sub-angular white inclusions, <1.5mm, p…
Created on: Saturday 4th August 2018
Last updated: Saturday 4th August 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Trudoxhill', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SOM-4DDBC3
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Three heavily abraded body sherds and one base sherd of Roman greyware vessels. The base sherd is a small fragment from a narrow based vessel with sides that are expanding outwards at around 75 degrees to the base, probably a jar. The micaceous fabric varies from pale to mid-grey with a silty texture, abundent fine sand temper and occasional (5-10%) rounded inclusion up to 1mm, probably limestone or other grey stone. 22g in total weight.
Created on: Saturday 4th August 2018
Last updated: Saturday 4th August 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Trudoxhill', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SOM-6EC1F4
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
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Roman copper alloy of nummus of Valentinian I dating to AD 364 to 378 (Reece period 19). GLORIA ROMANORVM reverse type depicting the emperor with a standard going right dragging a captive. Mint unclear.
Created on: Tuesday 24th July 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 24th July 2018
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Record ID: SOM-5DF131
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Scottish Medievel silver penny of Alexander III dating to AD 1280 to 1286. Mint of 20 points. Stewart and North Class E1. Spink 5056. The coin is broken around the edge with about 50% of the legend missing.
Created on: Monday 23rd July 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd July 2018
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Record ID: SOM-5CED37
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Heavily clipped Roman silver siliqua of Valens dating to the period AD 367-375 (Reece period 19). VRBS ROMA reverse type depicting Roma seated left holding a sceptre and Victory. Mint unclear.
Created on: Monday 23rd July 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd July 2018
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Record ID: SOM-5AEF81
Object type: STRAP FITTING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Devon
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post Medieval - modern copper alloy locking belt hanger for keys or a purse. The hanger has a oblong 'lock' at the top from which a rectangular sectioned bar descends before curving forward to create a hook. At the end of the hook is a hinge and the remains of the closing bar. There is an elongated oval loop on the back of the 'lock' and bar through which the belt would have been threaded, the top projects slightly above the lock and is worn and thinned from use. The front, base and back of the 'lock' are integrally cast with the bar and loop. The front has a rectangular slot theough …
Created on: Monday 23rd July 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd July 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Burlescombe CP', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SOM-307354
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Northamptonshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman copper alloy radiate of Tetricus I dating to AD 271 to 273 (Reece period 13). SALVS AVG reverse type depicting Salus standing facing left holding cornucopia and feeding a snake rising form an altar.
Created on: Saturday 21st July 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 24th July 2018
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Record ID: SOM-472817
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post Medieval copper alloy trade token farthing issued by Elias Martin of Ruishton (Reston) in Somerset, dated 1671 on token, Williamson vol.I, p.168, Lincolnshire 208 Recently reattributed to Somerset based on the findspots of examples recorded by PAS and historical records of the issuer (Minnitt forthcoming).
Created on: Tuesday 10th July 2018
Last updated: Thursday 19th July 2018
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Record ID: SOM-B5638E
Object type: FIGURINE
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman copper alloy figurine of Jupiter, incomplete and unfinished. The figurine is a standing male figure, missing his lower legs and feet and left hand to old, worn beaks. The facial features are worn but he is bearded with short curly hair which is slightly thickened around the edges of the hair and comes to a thicker fringe at the forehead. The torso is inclined slightly to the left (as viewed) and his left leg is slightly bent at the knee while his right leg is straight, bending out slightly just before the break, possibly due to damage. Any evidence of genitals are covered by iron…
Created on: Tuesday 3rd July 2018
Last updated: Thursday 5th July 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brompton Regis CP', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SOM-A420B9
Object type: SEAL MATRIX
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Large medieval copper alloy seal matrix which has been damaged, probably deliberately to deface it, The seal is circular with a flat back and an irregular hole through the centre. This hole appears to have removed the deepest part of the central design possibly by slicing or breaking the handle off the back, taking the centre with it. The back is now smooth with areas or rougher brighter green corrosion. The front has a cnetral design of a shield with square top and curved sides meeting at a point at the bottom, the remaining decoration appears to be vair but there is of course no ind…
Created on: Monday 2nd July 2018
Last updated: Monday 2nd July 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Lillington CP', grid reference and parish protected.


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