Record Details

NHER Number:13289
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval ampulla found in a cornfield


A medieval ampulla, or lead flask, dated to 1300 to 1500 was found in a cornfield near Walsingham. The exact location and nature of its discovery are unclear.

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Full description

1959. Found 'in a cornfield at Walsingham'.
Ampulla, dated to 1300 to 1500 by Warwick Museum who now possess it.
Information from (S1).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • AMPULLA (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Archive: Bolingbroke Collection.

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