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
2000 years of pottery forms and shapes
Modern AD 1720 -

  • Common name Salt-glaze stoneware
  • Class Dessert dish
  • Diameter 255mm
  • Identifier PW271
  • Production centre north Staffordshire
  • Distribution throughout England
  • Use for display
  • Date c. 1755 AD
  • Detail transfer print depicts Aesop's fable of The Lion and the Goat
  • Presented by Dame Jemina Church
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