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
Modern AD 1720 -

  • Common name Worcester porcelain
  • Class cup and saucer
  • Height 70mm
  • Diameter 95mm (cup) 105mm (saucer)
  • Identifier PW287
  • Production centre City of Worcester
  • Distribution throughout the British Isles
  • Use for drinking caudle or chocolate
  • Date c.1770 AD
  • Presented by H R Marshall
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