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Find Spot record MDR5492 - Samian pottery sherd, south west of Moor Lane Farm, Ockbrook

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Single sherd of highly decorated Samian found and reported to A. Palfreyman. Subsequent searches made no further discoveries. (1) The sherd has been analysed by B. Dickinson (University of Leeds) and is Dragendorff form 30 in the style of Germanus i who worked at the La Graufesenque factory in South Gaul in the first century AD. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Palfreyman, A. 1995. Surface Collection Map & Personal Communication.
  • <2> Article in serial: Wilson, B. 1998. 'Samian Pottery Sherd', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Volume 118. p94.



Grid reference Centred SK 4168 3667 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Aug 12 2015 2:34PM

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