Pottery And Social Life In Medieval England

Author: Ben Jervis
Publisher: Oxbow Books
ISBN: 1782976590
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How do pots relate to documents, landscapes and identities? These are the questions addressed in this book which develops a new approach to the study of pottery in medieval archaeology.

Insight From Innovation

Author: Barbara Peacock
ISBN: 9780992633646
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This collection of papers is presented in honour of Professor David Peacock's many and lasting contributions to archaeological ceramic studies.

Not So Much A Pot More A Way Of Life

Author: Christopher G. Cumberpatch
Publisher: Oxbow Books Limited
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There is more to artefact analysis than the study of chronology and provenance. This is the theme of these essays which are based on discussions at the Theoretical Archaeology Group conferences at Durham and Bradford in 1993 and 1994.

The Oxford Handbook Of Women And Gender In Medieval Europe

Author: Judith M. Bennett
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191667307
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Quoted in Mark Girouard, Life in the English Country House: A Social and
Architectural History (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1978), 30. ... Barbara
Hanawalt, The Ties that Bound: Peasant Families in Medieval England (New
York: Oxford University Press, 1986); P. J. P. Goldberg, “The Public and the
Private: Women in the PrePlague Economy,” in Peter R. Coss and S. D. Lloyd,
eds, ThirteenthCentury England III: Proceedings of the NewcastleuponTyne
Conference, 1989 ...

Medieval England

Author: Colin Platt
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 0415129133
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"First published in 1978. Transfered to digital printing 2009."--Title page verso.

The Archaeology Of Medieval England And Wales

Author: John Steane
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317599942
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OF THE NECESSITIES OF LIFE This chapter summarises the recent
archaeological evidence in England and Wales for medieval food, drink, clothing
and footwear. 1. Food: The Limiting Factors ... Cereals, despite the fact that they
were of far greater importance in the medieval diet, are more elusive, often only
surviving as grain impressions on pottery or in carbonised form. The context, too
... Another difficulty is to tie a particular body of evidence with a specific social
group. The diet of ...

Pottery In The Making

Author: British Museum
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This development reflects the increased purchasing power and changing
attitudes to pottery among a socially aspirant urban community which could not
afford more precious metal vessels, With the mid- fourteenth century came
economic and demographic- decline and a corresponding fall-off in sales, The
rapid rise and fall of highly decorated pottery production in medieval England
underlines the susceptibility of contemporary potters to changing social and
economic circumstances, ...

Craftsmanship And Design In Pottery

Author: W. B. Dalton
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This well-balanced composition of shrewd Gothic spirit and forcefulness was not
technically peculiar to medieval England. In different ways the potters of China,
Persia, and Italy employed it over and over again. The flagon illustrated in Plate
24 was a commonplace household feature of life in the fourteenth and fifteenth
centuries. By us, concerned with ceramics, it is examined with different eyes from
those of a student of social life. It contains in its build a first essential of thrown
form ...