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Date11th - 16th century (1001 - 1600) 11th - 16th century (AD 1001 - 1600)
Material and technique
earthenware, with a turquoise glaze
Dimensionslongest bead 3 x 1 cm max. (length x width)
No. of items
Presented by Reverend Greville John Chester.
Glossary of terms
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1000-1200⁰c. The resulting ceramic is non-vitreous and varies in colour from dark red to yellow.
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.