A selection of ceramics through the ages (5 second delay) Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology The Collections:
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Classical to Medieval
Europe from 1500
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2000 years of pottery forms and shapes
Early Post-medieval AD 1450 - 1600

  • Common name Brill type ware, Buckinghamshire
  • Class Money boxes, knobbed and mammiform (foreground)
  • Height left, 115mm right, 105mm foreground left, 88mm and right, 92mm
  • Identifier PW18
  • Production centre west Buckinghamshire
  • Distribution local
  • Use money boxes
  • Date 16th century AD
  • Published in Mellor in Munby 1985, Fig 14, 75
  • Historic context a pit at a property in the commercial centre of Oxford
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