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White earthenware, Maw's factory; identifier pw236

  • Common name White earthenware
  • Class Lidded jar
  • Height 40mm
  • Identifier PW236
  • Production centre Maw's factory, Shropshire
  • Distribution throughout the British Isles
  • Use for fish paste
  • Date mid 19th century AD
  • Detail factory mark impressed Maw
  • Provenance Pusey Lane, Oxford
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