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Short Description:
Deposit
Issued to
Ben Bazeley | 15/07/2013
628

Interpretation

    • Dump layer beneath (7010) coming on to a mortar layer. Contained 2 coins; one medieval token (14th century) and one earlier 12th-13th century coin (Edward 1st) hammered silver.
      • Ben Bazeley
    • 15-7-2013
    • Mid grey brown clay sand, overlain by deposit (7010). Multiple animal bone pieces, teeth and smaller fragments, a floor tire piece dating to the 17th to 18th Centuries and mixed pottery sherds were recovered, in addition to a Jetton (SF95) – continental, probably 15th Century (Tounai).
      • Kezia Evans
    • 5-12-2014

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Description

  • Loose
  • Mid grey-brown
  • Clay sand
  • frequent chalk, brick and tile flecks Multiple animal bone pieces, teeth and smaller fragments, and mixed pottery sherds were recovered, in addition to small find 1, a Jetton – continental, probably 15th Century (Tounai) and an earlier 12th-13th Century coin (Edward 1st) hammered silver
  • width: 0.65+ length: 3.10+ depth: 0.30
  • This deposit contained animal bone fragments, mixed pottery sherds ranging from Late Medieval transitional ware (c. 1400-1600) to glazed red earthenware (16th – 19th Centuries), glass and a copper alloy French jetton, probably dating to between 1340-1380.
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Finds

FindtypeQuantity (No. fragments)Weight (g)Notes
Pot 9 195 17thC P402, P403, P405, P410, P425

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Objects

  • Find: LA_95
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    • Jetton
    • Copper

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