A selection of ceramics through the ages (5 second delay) Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology The Collections:
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2000 years of pottery forms and shapes
Modern AD 1720 -

  • Common name Brill type red earthenware slipware
  • Class Extra large plate
  • Height 70mm
  • Diameter 420mm
  • Identifier PW41
  • Production centre Brill, Buckinghamshire
  • Distribution throughout the south Midlands
  • Use for serving food
  • Date Mid - late 18th century AD
  • Detail White slip trailed decoration
  • Published in Mellor 1997b, Fig 89, 74 - 75
  • Historic context site of City Gaol
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