A selection of ceramics through the ages (5 second delay) Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology The Collections:
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Classical to Medieval
Europe from 1500
Oriental & Islamic

2000 years of pottery forms and shapes
Late Medieval AD 1350 - 1450

  • Common name Brill/Boarstall ware, Buckinghamshire
  • Class Rounded jug
  • Height 240mm
  • Identifier PW128
  • Production centre west Buckinghamshire
  • Distribution local
  • Use cooking and storage
  • Date Mid - late 14th century AD
  • Published in Bruce-Mitford 1939, Fig 24B, Pl XI no 10, 104
  • Historic context from the backfill of Well 4 in a property in north eastern suburb of Oxford
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