Drinking mug

Description
Drinking mugs like these were mass produced in Germany and many have been found during excavations in Exeter. This jug was found with waste material from a pottery kiln in Exeter, and had probably been used by the workers at the site.
Accession Loan No.
300/1988/1697
Simple Name
mug
Full Name
drinking mug
Collector / Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Common Name
drinking mug
Production Country
Belgium
Material
pottery; Raeren stoneware
Period Classification
Tudor (1500-1603)
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Town
Raeren
Production Area Region
Western Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Production Year Low
1500
Production Year High
1550
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Site Name
Goldsmith Street site 3
Family Group

Dimensions
whole W 110 mm; whole height 150 mm; base diameter 95 mm; whole depth 95 mm
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:36
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:43

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