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 Winchcombe Slipware, Gloucestershire
  • Class Mug and cider bottle
  • Height left, 95mm right, 223mm
  • Identifier PW31
  • Production centre at Greet, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire
  • Use for drinking and storage
  • Date mug inscribed Winchcombe 1926
  • Historic context 20th century studio pottery
  • Purchased from Mr and Mrs Charles Blakeman
  • Potter Michael Cardew (1901-1983)
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