Tyne and Wear HER(6584): Newcastle, The Close, Mansion House, water pot - Details
Newcastle, The Close, Mansion House, water pot
Food and Liquid Storage Container
Fragments of a red pottery medieval water pot covered with green glaze were found in the Mansion House. The pot was 5.5 inches high, with a globular body, almost 5 inches in diameter with a short neck, expanding to form a handle. There were nine holes in the base.
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne, Series 4, Vol IV (1931), p 292.