An analysis of decorations and shapes in undertaken to examine the development of industrial slipwares. These materials are then compared with creamwares, pearlwares, and whitewares. The samples are drawn from archaeological, museum, and private collections. The author then offers a consideration of the nature of the differences between the archaeological and the museum collections.
"Comparing Museum Collections with Archaeological Collections: An Example Using a Class of Ceramic Items,"
Northeast Historical Archaeology:
14, Article 4.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.buffalostate.edu/neha/vol14/iss1/4