Cooking pot

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.
Collection Class
Devon archaeology
Common Name
cooking pot
Simple Name
cooking pot
Full Name
cooking pot of North Devon pottery
whole height 215 mm; whole diameter 275 mm
Period Classification
Medieval (1200-1500)
Family Group

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

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