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2000 years of pottery forms and shapes
Early Post-medieval AD 1450 - 1600



  • Common name Brill type ware, Buckinghamshire
  • Class Pear-shaped jug
  • Height 220mm
  • Identifier PW111
  • Production centre west Buckinghamshire
  • Distribution local
  • Use storage of ale
  • Date 15th - 16th century AD
  • Published in Stebbing, Rhodes and Mellor 1980, no 9, 31
  • Historic context a property in Radcliffe Square, Oxford
  • Presented by T W Jackson's executors
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