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English stoneware, Derbyshire type; identifier pw59

  • Common name English stoneware, Derbyshire type
  • Class Flared cup
  • Height 73mm
  • Identifier PW59
  • Production centre Derbyshire
  • Distribution throughout England
  • Use for drinking tea, coffee or chocolate
  • Date c. 1800 AD
  • Published in Mellor 1997b, Fig. 66, 56
  • Historic context found in digging foundations of New Corn Exchange, George Street, Oxford
  • Presented by Percy Manning
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