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 Sandy ware, Frankish type
  • Class Bottle
  • Height 220mm
  • Identifier PW200
  • Production centre northern France
  • Use as a container for wine
  • Date 6th or 7th century AD
  • Provenance Marche-le-Pot, Peronne, France
  • Presented by A J Evans 1888
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