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Context: Unit 86, Feature 12, Stratum 2, Level 6, Lot 875
Context Date Range: c. 1675-1700
Metal: Silver/copper alloy
Maker’s Mark: None visible
Description: This bodkin has a long eye and a small hole at the end. It is topped by a little decorative knob.
The initials “SS” on this bodkin correlate to Susanna Sewall who lived
at the site with her husband, Nicholas, and their children from about
1676 until her death.