Bibliography for Historic Ceramics

Archer, Michael
1997 Delftware: The Tin-Glazed Earthenware of the British Isles: A Catalogue of the Collection in the Victoria and Albert Museum. The Stationery Office, London.

Austin, John C.
1994 British Delft at Williamsburg. The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia.

Barker, David
1991 William Greatbatch a Staffordshire Potter. Jonathan Horne Publications, London.

2001 "The Usual Classes of Useful Articles" Staffordshire Ceramics Reconsidered. In Ceramics in America 2001, Robert Hunter, editor, pp. 72-93. Chipstone Foundation, Milwaukee, WI.

Barker, David and Pat Halfpenny
1990 Unearthing Staffordshire:  Towards a New Understanding of 18th Century Ceramics.  City of Stoke-on-Trent Museum and Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent, England.           

Black, John
2001 British Tin-Glazed Earthenware. Shire Publications, Buckinghamshire, England.

Britton, Frank
1982 English Delftware in the Bristol Collection. Sotheby Publications, London.

Cooper, Ronald G.
1968 English Slipware Dishes 1650-1850. Transatlantic Arts, Inc., New York, NY.

Cresswell, C. and P. J. Davey
1989 Pottery from Twist’s House, Prescot (Site 28). Journal of the Merseyside Archaeological Society, 5: 97-101.

Curtis, Julia B.
1988 Perceptions of an Artifact: Chinese Porcelain in Colonial Tidewater Virginia. In Documentary Archaeology in the New World, Mary C. Beaudry, editor, pp. 20-31. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England.

Cushion, John and Mary Cushion
1992 A Collector’s History of British Porcelain. Antique Collectors’ Club, Ltd., Woodbridge, Suffolk.

Davey, P. J.
1987 Further Observations on a Post-Medieval Kiln Group from Pinfold Lane, Buckley.  In Studies in Medieval and Later Pottery in Wales, Blaise Vyner and Stuart Weathall, editors, pp. 93-120.  University College, Cardiff.

1991 Merseyside:  The Post-Roman Pottery.  Journal of the Merseyside Archaeological Society, 7: 121-142.

Davis, Thomas W., Martha A. Williams, William H. Lowthert, Andrew Madsen, Fiona Bessey, and Anthony Randolph
1999 Archeological Investigations at the Site of Old Baltimore Aberdeen Proving Ground, Harford County, Maryland. Report to Dynamic Corporation, Rockville, MD from R. C. Goodwin and Associates, Frederick, MD.

Dawson, David
1979 Notes on Bristol Yellow Slipwares. Post-Medieval Archaeology, 13:204-205.

Deagan, Kathleen
1987 Artifacts of the Spanish Colonies of Florida and the Caribbean, 1500-1800, Volume I: Ceramics, Glassware, and Beads. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C. 

Doepkens, William P.
1991 Excavations at Mareen Duvall’s Middle Plantation of South River Hundred. Gateway Press, Baltimore, MD.

Elliott, Gordon
1998 John and David Elers and their Contemporaries.  Jonathan Horne Publications, London.

Erickson, Michelle and Robert Hunter
2001 Dots, Dashes, and Squiggles: Early English Slipware Technology. In Ceramics in America 2001, Robert Hunter, editor, pp. 94-114. Chipstone Foundation, Milwaukee, WI.

Faulkner, Alaric and Gretchen Fearon Faulkner
1987 The French at Pentagoet 1635 – 1674: An Archaeological Portrait of the Acadian Frontier. Joint Publication of the New Brunswick Museum and Occasional Publications in Maine Archaeology, the Maine Historic Preservation Commission, Augusta, Maine.

Fisher, Stanley W.
1974 Fine Porcelain and Pottery. Galahad Books, New York.

Gaimster, David R. M.
1997 German Stoneware 1200 - 1900:  Archaeology and Cultural History.  British Museum Press, London.

Gooder, Eileen
1984 The Finds from the Cellar of the Old Hall, Temple Balsall, Warwickshire. Post-Medieval Archaeology 18: 149-250.

Grant, Allison
1983 North Devon Pottery:  The Seventeenth Century.  The University of Exeter, Exeter, England.

Green, Chris
1999 John Dwight's Fulham Pottery, Excavations, 1971 - 79. English Heritage, London.

Grigsby, Leslie B.
1993 English Slip-Decorated Earthenware at Williamsburg. The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, VA.

Gusset, Gerard
1980 Stoneware: White Salt-Glazed, Rhenish, and Dry Body.  Minister of Supply and Services Canada, Ottowa.

Hildyard, Robin
1985 Brown Muggs: English Brown Stoneware.  Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Hornum, Michael B., Andrew D. Madsen, Christian Davenport, John Clarke, Kathleen M. Child, and Martha Williams
2001 Phase III Archaeological Data Recovery at Site 18ST704, Naval Air Station Patuxent River, St. Mary’s County, Maryland.  Report to Tams Consultants, Inc., Arlington, VA from R. Christopher Goodwin and Associates, Inc.

Kybalová, Jana
1989 European Creamware.  The Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited, London.

Lewis, Griselda
1999 A Collector’s History of English Pottery. 5th edition.  Antique Collectors’ Club, Woodbridge, England.

Manakowitz, Wolf
1980 Wedgwood.  Barrie and Jenkins Limited, London.

Madsen, Andrew David
1995 "All sorts of China Ware…Large, Noble and Rich Chinese Bowls": Eighteenth Century Chinese Export Porcelain of Virginia. Unpublished M.A. thesis, Department of Anthropology, the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA.

McNeil, R.
1989 Excavation of an Eighteenth Century Pottery in Eccleston Street, Prescot (Site F).
Journal of the Merseyside Archaeological Society, 5:49-94.

Miller, George L.
1980 Classification and Economic Scaling of Nineteenth Century Ceramics. Historical Archaeology, 14:1-40.

1991  A Revised Set of CC Index Values for Classification and Economic Scaling of English Ceramics from 1787 to 1880. Historical Archaeology, 25:1-23.

Miller, George, L., with contributions by Patricia Samford, Ellen Shlasko, and Andrew Madsen
2002 Telling Time for Archaeologists. Northeast Historical Archaeology 29:1-22.

Miller, George, and Robert R. Hunter Jr.
1990  English Shell Edged Earthenwares: Alias Leeds Ware, Alias Feather Edge. Paper presented to the 35th Annual Wedgwood International Seminar.

2001  How Creamware Got the Blues:  The Origins of China Glaze and Pearlware.  In Ceramics in America 2001, Robert Hunter, editor, pp. 135 - 161, Chipstone Foundation, Milwaukee, WI.

Miller, George L., Ann Smart Martin and Nancy S. Dickinson
1994 Changing Consumption Patterns: English Ceramics and the American Market from 1770 to 1840. In Everyday Life in the Early Republic, Catherine E. Hutchins, editor, pp. 219-248. Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, Winterthur, Delaware.

Miller, Henry
1983 A Search for the “City of Saint Maries.” Report on the 1981 Excavations in St. Mary’s City, Maryland.  St. Mary’s City Archaeology Series   No. 1.  Historic St. Mary's City Commission, St. Mary’s City, Maryland.

1986 A Summary on the 1981 - 1984 Archaeological Excavations in St. Mary's City, Maryland.  St. Mary's City Archaeology Series   No. 2.  Historic St. Mary's City Commission, St. Mary's City, Maryland.

Miller, J. Jefferson and Lyle M. Stone
1970 Eighteenth-Century Ceramics from Fort Michilimackinac: A Study in Historical Archaeology. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C.

Mountford, Arnold R.
1971 The Illustrated Guide of Staffordshire Salt-Glazed Stoneware. Barrie & Jenkins, Ltd., London.

Mudge, Jean McClure
1986 Chinese Export Porcelain in North America. Clarkson N. Potter, Inc. Publishers, New York.

Noël Hume, Ivor.
1967  Rhenish Gray Stonewares in Colonial America. Antiques, 2: 349-352.

1970 A Guide to Artifacts of Colonial America. Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY.

1977 Early English Delftware from London and Virginia. Colonial Williamsburg Papers in Archaeology, Volume II. The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia. 

1994 Here Lies Virginia: An Archaeologist’s View of Colonial Life and History. Reprint of 1963 edition with new Preface and Afterword. University of Virginia Press, Charlottesville.

2001 If These Pots Could Talk:  Collecting 2000 Years of British Household Pottery.  Chipstone Foundation, Milwaukee, WI.

Oswald, Adrian
1974 Nottingham and Derbyshire Stoneware. English Ceramic Circle Transaction  9 (2): 140 - 189.

Outlaw, Merry Abbitt
2002 Scratched in Clay: Seventeenth-Century North Devon Slipware at Jamestown, Virginia. In Ceramics in America 2002 , Robert Hunter, editor, pp. 17-38. Chipstone Foundation, Milwaukee, WI.

Pearce, Jacqueline
1992 Post-Medieval Pottery in London, 1500-1700, Vol. 1, Border Wares. HMSO, London.

Philpott, R. A.
1985a Black Glazed Ware.  Journal of the Merseyside Archaeological Society, 4:85-105.

Philpott, R.A.
1985b Mottled Ware. Journal of the Merseyside Archaeological Society, 4:50-62.

Pogue, Dennis J.
1997 Culture Change Along the Tobacco Coast: 1670 – 1720. Ph.D dissertation from the Department of Anthropology, American University, Washington, D.C.

Poole, Julia E.
1995 English Pottery.  Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Reineking-von Bock, Gisela
1971 Steinzeug: Kataloge des Kunstgewerbemuseums Koln, Band IV. Kunstgewerbemuseum
der Stadt Koln, Cologne, Germany.

Rinaldi, Maura
1989 Kraak Porcelain: A Moment in the History of Trade. Bamboo Publishing. Ltd., London.

Shlasko, Ellen
1989 Delftware Chronology: A New Approach to Dating English Tin-Glazed Ceramics. M.A. thesis, Department of Anthropology, the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia.

Sperling, Christopher I. and Laura J. Galke
2001 Phase II Archaeological Investigations at 18ST233 and 18ST329 Aboard Webster Field Annex Naval Air Station, Patuxent River, St. Mary’s County, Maryland. Report to the Department of Public Works, Naval Air Station Patuxent River, St. Mary’s County, MD from Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum, St. Leonard, MD. .

Sussman, Lynne
1997 Mocha, Banded, Cat's Eye, and Other Factory-Made Slipware. Studies in Northeast Historical Archaeology Monograph Series   No. 1.

Waselkov, Gregory A. and John A. Walthall
2002 Faience Styles in French North America: A Revised Classification. Historical Archaeology  36(1):62-78.

Watkins, C. Malcolm
1960  North Devon pottery and its Export to America in the 17th Century. Bulletin 225, United States National Museum, Washington, D.C.

Watkins, C. Malcolm and Ivor Noël Hume
1967 The "Poor Potter" of Yorktown. United States National Museum Bulletin 249. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC.

 


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