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 Saxon AD 350 - 650

  • Common name Chaff-tempered ware
  • Class Food bowl
  • Height 265mm
  • Identifier PW202
  • Production centre local
  • Distribution local
  • Use for storage
  • Date 5th - 6th century AD
  • Published in Leeds 1924, Fig 7, 163 - 166
  • Historic context House VII at Sutton Courtney, Berkshire, situated on the edge of the Thames gravels, south of Oxford
  • Excavated by The Oxford University Archaeological Society
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