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
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Common Name
drinking mug
Simple Name
mug
Full Name
drinking mug
Dimensions
whole W 110 mm; whole height 150 mm; base diameter 95 mm; whole depth 95 mm
Period Classification
Tudor (1500-1603)
Production Year Low
1500
Production Year High
1550
Production Town
Raeren
Production Country
Belgium
Production Area Region
Western Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
pottery; Raeren stoneware
Collector / Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
Collection Site Name
Goldsmith Street site 3
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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