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
Highly decorated 13th -14th centuries

  • Common name Brill/Boarstall ware, Buckinghamshire
  • Class Small jar
  • Height 60mm
  • Identifier PW135
  • Production centre in west Buckinghamshire
  • Distribution local
  • Use cooking and storage
  • Date 13 - 14th century AD
  • Published in Mellor 1997b, Fig. 31, 29
  • Historic context from excavations for the construction of subterranean book-store on the north side of the Radcliffe Camera, Oxford 1910
  • Presented by T W Jackson's executors
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