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 Surrey/Hampshire Borderware
  • Class Rounded drinking jug and lobed cup
  • Height left, 130mm right, 75mm
  • Identifier PW19
  • Production centre on Surrey/Hampshire border
  • Distribution widely throughout southern England
  • Use drinking and communal drinking
  • Date 16th century AD
  • Published in Mellor 1997b, Fig 39, 35 (jug only)
  • Historic context jug from a tenement on the extra-mural market place of St Giles
  • Presented by A J Evans
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