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
Post Medieval AD 1600 - 1720

  • Common name London Post-medieval redware
  • Class Chafing dish
  • Height 175mm
  • Identifier PW108
  • Production centre unknown
  • Distribution found throughout the London region
  • Use for keeping food warm
  • Date early 17th century AD
  • Historic context transferred with other artifacts from department of Comparative Anatomy, University Museum, Oxford
  • Provenance City Bank, London
  • Presented by William Moseley
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