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 Post-medieval AD 1450 - 1600

  • Common name Redware (Cistercian type)
  • Class Necked cup
  • Height 75mm
  • Identifier PW62
  • Production centre probably local
  • Distribution local
  • Use for drinking
  • Date 16th century AD
  • Historic context found in digging of extension for Oriel College, Oxford
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