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Witch bottle and contents


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This photograph shows a Bellarmine pottery jug and the scrap of cloth in the shape of a heart pierced with several pins that was found inside it. What effect do you think the pins were meant to have on the witch who was sending the spell? Norfolk Museums & Archaeology Service.

Find out more in the Witchcraft Resource Pack available on the Norfolk Heritage Explorer website (

22nd Feb 2007

Art and Design, Citizenship, Design and Technology, English, History, ICT, Religious Education, Science

Key Stages:
Foundation, Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 4+

archaeology, heritage, witchcraft, witch, bottle, magic, ritual, Norfolk, heart, King's Lynn

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