Drinking jug

Description
This jug was found during excavations of a large rubbish pit in Exeter. Drinking jugs like these were mass produced in Germany and are common finds in Exeter.
Accession Loan No.
300/1988/1743
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Common Name
drinking jug
Simple Name
jug
Full Name
drinking jug
Dimensions
whole width 130 mm; whole height 155 mm; base diameter 85 mm; whole depth 120 mm
Period Classification
Tudor (1500-1603)
Production Year Low
1500
Production Year High
1550
Production Town
Cologne
Production Country
Germany
Family Group

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

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