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Finds include one Rhenish "Bellarmine" sherd and a pewter spoon handle.Contributions From the Museum of History and Technology
Ivor Noel Hume
Aristides, hearing this, is said to have made no reply, but returned the sherd with his own name inscribed.The Boys' and Girls' Plutarch
We entrust the sherd, the scarab, and the parchments to your keeping, till such time as we demand them back again.
A few of the Roman names inscribed upon the sherd I have actually since found mentioned in history and other records.
The native ware is easily recognizable by its smoothness and hardness; when struck with a stick a sherd emits a musical clink.
- a variant of shard
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