Tag Archives: Bronze Age Pottery

B015 – British Bronze Age Jar

Description Here we have a 3000 – 4000-year-old terracotta dipper cup from Britain’s Bronze Age. The vast majority of Bronze Age and Iron Age pottery on today’s arts and antiquities markets come from burial mounds (or tumuli) which are common in the British countryside, and the majority of which were excavated in the Victorian period. Pottery vessels of …

B013 – British Bronze Age Cremation Bowl – 1200BC

Description A primitive, beautiful and rare Ancient European Bronze Age ceramic Bowl dating to approximately 1400 – 800 BC. Originally found in southern England near a Bronze Age settlement. Whilst at the time of creation this bowl may have served as a cooking utensil, at the end of the owner’s life it would have served …

B012 – Bronze Age Pottery Sherd (British Find)

Description The Bell Beaker culture (or, in short, Beaker culture) is an archaeological culture named after the inverted-bell beaker drinking vessel used at the very beginning of the European Bronze Age. Arising from around 2800 BC, it lasted in Britain until as late as 1800 BC but in continental Europe only until 2300 BC, when it was succeeded by the Unetice culture. The culture was widely …

B011 – Bronze Age Pottery Sherd (British Find)

Description The Bell Beaker culture (or, in short, Beaker culture) is an archaeological culture named after the inverted-bell beaker drinking vessel used at the very beginning of the European Bronze Age. Arising from around 2800 BC, it lasted in Britain until as late as 1800 BC but in continental Europe only until 2300 BC, when it was succeeded by the Unetice culture. The culture was widely …

B010 – Bronze Age Pottery Sherd (British Find)

Description The Bell Beaker culture (or, in short, Beaker culture) is an archaeological culture named after the inverted-bell beaker drinking vessel used at the very beginning of the European Bronze Age. Arising from around 2800 BC, it lasted in Britain until as late as 1800 BC but in continental Europe only until 2300 BC, when it was succeeded by the Unetice culture. The culture was widely …

B009 – Bell Beaker Culture Pottery Sherd (British Find)

Description The Bell Beaker culture (or, in short, Beaker culture) is an archaeological culture named after the inverted-bell beaker drinking vessel used at the very beginning of the European Bronze Age. Arising from around 2800 BC, it lasted in Britain until as late as 1800 BC but in continental Europe only until 2300 BC, when it was succeeded by the Unetice culture. The culture was widely …

B008 – Bell Beaker Culture Pottery Sherd (British Find)

Description The Bell Beaker culture (or, in short, Beaker culture) is an archaeological culture named after the inverted-bell beaker drinking vessel used at the very beginning of the European Bronze Age. Arising from around 2800 BC, it lasted in Britain until as late as 1800 BC but in continental Europe only until 2300 BC, when it was succeeded by the Unetice culture. The culture was widely …

B007 – Bell Beaker Pottery Sherd (British Find)

Description The Bell Beaker culture (or, in short, Beaker culture) is an archaeological culture named after the inverted-bell beaker drinking vessel used at the very beginning of the European Bronze Age. Arising from around 2800 BC, it lasted in Britain until as late as 1800 BC but in continental Europe only until 2300 BC, when it was succeeded by the Unetice culture. The culture was widely …

N057 – Small fragment of a Neolithic Pottery Sherd (British Find)

The Neolithic British Isles refers to the period of British, Irish and Manx history that spanned from c. 4000 to c. 2,500 BCE. The final part of the Stone Age in the British Isles, it was a part of the greater Neolithic, or “New Stone Age“, across Europe. Humans first settled down and began farming. …

B005 – Holy Lands Bronze Age Storing Jar

Description Ca. 1200 BCE, Very nice example of a Bronze Age Holy Lands Terracotta storing jar with squat body, raised rim and wide opening. Size: L: 159mm / W: 153mm Weight: 505g Bronze Age The Bronze Age is a prehistoric period that was characterised by the use of bronze, in some areas proto-writing, and other early features of urban civilisation. The Bronze …