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
Late Medieval AD 1350 - 1450

  • Common name Brill/Boarstall ware, Buckinghamshire
  • Class Drinking jugs left, biconical right, rounded
  • Height left, 170mm right, 185mm
  • Identifier PW16
  • Production west Buckinghamshire
  • Distribution largely to Oxford
  • Use drinking vessels
  • Date 14th - 15th century AD
  • Published in Mellor 1994, Fig 65 no 32, right no 11, 132, 182
  • Historic context one found under the medieval portion of Principal's lodging at St Edmund Hall, Oxford; the other from a property on the High Street, Oxford
  • Presented by A B Emden
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