Pottery Pieces – Tin-Glazed Earthenware & English Delft – Mudlarking Pottery Identification

Tin-Glazed Pottery: What is it? Where does it come from? How did it get to our shores? In this new series, Pottery Pieces, I look at some of the most frequently found pottery fragments from the tidal River Thames foreshore. In this episode we are looking at tin-glazed earthenwares and English delftware, with a particular focus on London potteries between the 16th and 18th century. Join me on this journey through time, to give some historical context to these little beauties of the foreshore!

LINKS TO RESOURCES MENTIONED IN THE VIDEO

Rye Pottery https://www.ryepottery.co.uk/about/

Aldermaston Pottery https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alderma…

Dora Billington https://marshallcolman.blogspot.com/2…

Alan Caiger-Smith https://www.abebooks.co.uk/servlet/Bo…

Daphne Carnegy http://www.daphnecarnegy.com/

‘Identifying the Pottery of the Thames Foreshore’, Richard Hemery https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/233380545243

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