2012 Conference: Recent Research and New Discoveries in Glass and Ceramics

Friday 16th November 2012
The Wallace Collection, London

Organised by the Medieval Pottery Research Group & the Association for the History of Glass

The day will start at 10am with registration and coffee, finishing with a wine reception in the evening. Some wonderful speakers from among Sarah’s many friends and colleagues in the worlds of glass and ceramics will be presenting.

Key speakers include:

  • Hugo Blake and Michael Hughes – An early 14th-century tin-glazed earthenware jar from Norwich and other archaic maiolicas excavated in Britain
  • Hilary Cool – Aromatic Assemblages: Exploring the Finds from Pompeii Insula VI.1
  • George Haggarty – The Delftfield Pottery Glasgow 1748 -1826; Demolition and Resurrection
  • Ian Freestone – Red, White and Blue: the Origins of Medieval Window Glass Technology
  • David Whitehouse – Before Venice: The Antecedents of the Venetian Glass Industry

Other confirmed speakers are Katherine Barclay and Frans Verhaeghe. Further details will follow; for updates please see the MPRG and AHG websites.

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