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Excavations in 1975-6 in Peter Street uncovered an exceptionally well-preserved three-wick bronze lamp, one of the very few examples of the English

This scroll now in the Bristol and West Progressive synagogue has a remarkable provenance.

Document 6988, photograph courtesy of the Westminster Abbey Muniments

This brass crown dating from the early 1700's, was probably used as a ceremonial piece for trades processions in Bristol.