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
Highly decorated 13th -14th centuries

  • Common name Brill/Boarstall ware, Buckinghamshire
  • Class Wide carinated bowl
  • Height 210mm
  • Identifier PW44
  • Production centre in west Buckinghamshire
  • Distribution local
  • Use foundation pot
  • Date 14th century AD
  • Published in Wilson 1846, 119
  • Historic context buried beneath a church in the deserted medieval hamlet of Woodperry, Oxfordshire
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