Norfolk Museums Collections

Stoneware bellarmine jar (collection)

Description:

Witch bottle, textile, pin, Post-medieval bellarmine bottle containing heart-shaped piece of cloth pierced by pins, found under the threshold of the Plough Inn, King Street, King's Lynn. Stoneware bellarmine jar; with mask on neck and a flower medallion to body, coated with a bright brown glaze; probably made about 1625-1675.

Materials:

ceramic; metal; textile

Accession number:

NWHCM : 1932.19 : D

On display at:

Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery

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