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
Post Medieval AD 1600 - 1720

  • Common name Staffordshire slipware
  • Class Posset pot
  • Height 125mm
  • Identifier PW24b
  • Production centre in the north Midlands
  • Distribution throughout England
  • Use for serving posset
  • Date `1702' AD
  • Detail Slip trailed `Heath'
  • Published in MacLean 1881, 101-2
  • Purchased from a private collection
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