Cooking pot

Description
This cooking pot comes from the isolated farmstead of Dinna Clerks on Dartmoor, Devon. The long-house was built around 1200 and collapsed in a fire 80-100 years later. The site was abandoned and all the possessions were left where they had been used.
Accession Loan No.
55/1993/4L
Collection Class
Devon archaeology
Common Name
cooking pot
Simple Name
cooking pot
Full Name
cooking pot of North Devon pottery
Dimensions
whole height 215 mm; whole diameter 275 mm
Period Classification
Medieval (1200-1500)
Family Group

Material
North Devon pottery
Collector / Excavator
Minter, Marie E, Mrs
Collection Site Name
Dinna Clerks, Widecombe-in-the-Moor Parish (mid 1960s)
Collection Parish
Widecombe-in-the-Moor
Collection Town
Widecombe
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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