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 Creamware
  • Class Plate
  • Height 30mm
  • Diameter 245mm
  • Identifier PW281
  • Production centre north Midlands, but painted in the Netherlands
  • Use for display
  • Date 1780 - 90 AD
  • Historic context this plate depicts Prince William V of Orange and his wife
  • Presented by G Reitlinger
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