South Somerset ware cup

Description
Cups like these are quite common in Exeter in the period around 1720 to 1820. They were often decorated on the inside of the cup with white slip and splashes of green copper.
Accession Loan No.
120/2000/1
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Common Name
South Somerset ware cup
Simple Name
cup
Full Name
cup with slip and copper green decoration
Dimensions
whole width 140 mm; whole height 85 mm; rim diameter 120 mm; base diameter 70 mm
Period Classification
Post Medieval (1500-1750)
Production Year Low
1700
Production Year High
1799
Family Group

Material
pottery; South Somerset ware
Collector / Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
Collection Site Name
Lower Coombe Street
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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