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  • n. Alternative form of varvel.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See varvel.


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  • A silver 15th century disc, called a vervel, has been confirmed as treasure following an inquest at Dunstable Coroner's Court.


  • The inquest heard that a medieval silver buckle was found in Postwick, a silver hawking vervel in Great Fransham and an Anglo-Saxon pyramidal mount on Happisburgh beach, all by separate detectors.

    EDP24 News

  • Coroner David Morris said that he would register the vervel as treasure with the British Museum.



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