Find Spot record MDR10528 - Medieval Pot, Odeon Cinema, St Peter's Street, Derby

Type and Period (1)

  • (Medieval to Elizabethan - 1400 AD? to 1600 AD?)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Large coarse barrel-shaped pot, 7in base, sagging; bung hole; brown crude glaze; date 15th/16th century? Found at Odeon Cinema site in St Peter's Street, Derby, in 1956. Two bases and a bodysherd from medieval jugs; dark green glaze, c.13-14th centuries; found on site next to Odeon Cinema, St Peter's Street, in 1956. [Consecutive museum numbers suggest that these finds are from the same site.] Another green glazed jug (unmarked, RSL-248) with finger-impressed rosettes probably belongs with this collection (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Digital data: Derby Museum Curators. Derby City Museum Database. pp 58, 130-131, 145.



Grid reference SK 353 359 (point)

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Record last edited

May 3 2017 11:34AM

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