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
Early Medieval AD 1000 - 1250

  • Common Name ?Nuneaton ware, Warwickshire
  • Class Spouted pitcher
  • Height 230mm
  • Identifier PW09
  • Production centre close to coal measure clay
  • Distribution The Midlands
  • Use decanter
  • Date Late 12th - mid 13th century AD
  • Published in Bruce-Mitford 1939, Fig 25F, Pl X no 9, 115
  • Historic context from property fronting onto the High Street, Oxford
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