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Decorated ceramic bowl: Neolithic

Decorated ceramic bowl: Neolithic
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm

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Complete Peterborough ware bowl (Mortlake style) of a fairly thin, hard-fired dark fabric with a flat-topped rim. Decoration consists of an all-over external pattern of notched impressions making a horizonal herringbone. Similar impressions radially on the rim. Found on the site of a 'wooden pile-dwelling' in the Thames at Barn Elms in 1908.

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3500 BC - 2750 BC
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