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 Large rounded jar
  • Height 400mm
  • Identifier PW131
  • Production centre in west Buckinghamshire
  • Distribution local
  • Use storage
  • Date Mid 13th - mid 15th century AD
  • Published in Welch 1977, Fig 6 , 268
  • Historic context 18 Walton Street, Oxford
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