North Devon ware dish

This plate was thrown away when it was broken, and has been reconstructed from the broken pieces. The image is though to show the story of King Charles II hiding in the oak tree. It was discovered during archaeological excavations in Exeter.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
300/1988/2330
Category
Antiquities
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collector Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
Material
potteryNorth Devon ware
Common Name
North Devon ware dish
Simple Name
dish
Period Classification
Charles II (1660-1685)
Production Town
Barnstaple?
Production County
Devon
Production Year Low
1665
Production Year High
1680

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