Atalaia shipwreck (1647) potsherd found at Cefane River, East London

Young Cole Hubbard’s find was written up in the Daily Dispatch newspaper by Madeleine Chaput.



The Martaban storage jar sherd found by Cole Hubbard measures just over 15 cm at its longest end. Photo Kevin Cole ELM


The recent find of Martaban pottery displayed with other similar pieces from the Atalaia shipwreck curated in the museum collection. Photo Kevin Cole ELM

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