A selection of ceramics through the ages (5 second delay) Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology The Collections:
PotWeb: Ceramics online
@ the Ashmolean Museum
Early Europe & Near East
Classical to Medieval
Europe from 1500
Oriental & Islamic
People and their collections
The Collectors


Most of the archaeology collection at The Ashmolean Museum is the result of the personal interest of individuals, whose fascination for antiquities in their own right, and later for the developing study of archaeology, led to the museum and its collections we see today. Notable individuals include:

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