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
Modern AD 1720 -

  • Common name Blackware
  • Class Flared jar
  • Height 145mm
  • Identifier PW243
  • Use as a container
  • Date 19th century AD
  • Detail Scratched on base `1687' - likely forgery
  • Bought in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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