Excavation of a Cooking Pot

Excavation of a Cooking Pot.
The pots are made from a clay containing noticeable amounts of mica. Some authorities suggest that they may be Norman or Breton in origin. Fishermen from these regions are known to have been in eastern Newfoundland in the early 1500s.

Reproduced by permission of the Colony of Avalon Foundation, Ferryland, Newfoundland, © 2001.

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