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 Biconical jug
  • Height 265mm
  • Identifier PW14
  • Production centre west Buckinghamshire
  • Distribution widely in west and south Midlands
  • Use tableware
  • Date Mid 13th - early 14th century AD
  • Historic context a property in south western suburb of Oxford
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