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Date9th - 11th century (AD 801 - 1100)
Material and technique
earthenware, with a dark purple glaze
Dimensions11 cm approx. (width)
8 cm approx. (depth)
No. of items
Presented by Miss M. Comwall-Jones, 1984.
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.