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 Italian tinglaze earthenware,
  • Class Ring-handled vase
  • Height 120mm
  • Identifier PW29
  • Production centre Liguria, north east Italy
  • Distribution for export only
  • Use flower vase
  • Date early-mid 16th century AD
  • Published in Bruce-Mitford 1939, Pl XIII no 3, 135
  • Historic context excavated from a property in north eastern suburb of Oxford
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