A selection of ceramics through the ages (5 second delay) Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology The Collections:
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Early Europe & Near East
Classical to Medieval
Europe from 1500
Oriental & Islamic
2000 years of pottery forms and shapes
Early Medieval AD 1000 - 1250

  • Common name Beauvais Red Painted ware
  • Class Biconical jug
  • Height 134mm
  • Identifier PW80
  • Production centre Beauvais, northern France
  • Distribution northern Europe
  • Use for drinking
  • Date 11th - 12th century AD
  • Provenance Beauvais, north France
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