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HER Number:MDV61892
Name:Roman Lachrymatory found near Seaton


A Roman lachrymatory and coins have been found near Seaton, possibly from the site at Honeyditches.


Grid Reference:SY 23 90
Map Sheet:SY29SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBeer
Civil ParishSeaton
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSEATON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: 449682
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY29SW/161/10

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD (Between))

Full description

National Monuments Record, 2011, 449682 (National Monuments Record Database). SDV346384.

A Roman lachrymatory [funerary ungent bottle] and coins found near Seaton, possibly from the Honeyditches villa/mansio. Other details: SY29SW18. Record last updated: N/A.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV346384National Monuments Record Database: National Monuments Record. 2011. 449682. National Monuments Record Database. Website. [Mapped feature: #39671 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV14400Part of: Honeyditches Multiphase Settlement, Seaton (Monument)
MDV14057Related to: Honeyditches Roman Villa, Seaton (Monument)
MDV79307Related to: Roman Coins found at Seaton (Find Spot)

Associated Finds

  • FDV4561 - BOTTLE (I to Unknown - 43 AD)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 22 2012 12:00AM