Golden Age [1660 - 1750]

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  1. Detail of the door overhead

    Detail of the door overhead

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  2. Woolcombers at work (reverse)

    Woolcombers at work (reverse)

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  3. Woolcombers at work (obverse)

    Woolcombers at work (obverse)

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  4. Street names

    Street names

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  5. Cloth seals

    Cloth seals

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  6. Tuckers Hall

    Tuckers Hall

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  7. Reconstruction of Thomas Pennington’s foundry

    Reconstruction of Thomas Pennington’s foundry

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  8. The Pennington foundry under excavation

    The Pennington foundry under excavation

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  9. Remains of a bell–casting

    Remains of a bell–casting

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  10. Belair, Topsham Road

    Belair, Topsham Road

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  11. The staircase ceiling at Belair

    The staircase ceiling at Belair

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  12. A detail of the staircase at Belair

    A detail of the staircase at Belair

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  13. Staircase at the Good Shepherd Hospital

    Staircase at the Good Shepherd Hospital

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  14. A series of delftware tiles

    A series of delftware tiles

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  15. The engraving and marks on the Bow Meeting dish

    The engraving and marks on the Bow Meeting dish

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  16. The alms dish of the Bow Meeting

    The alms dish of the Bow Meeting

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  17. A series of tenterhooks

    A series of tenterhooks

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  18. A woodblock inset for a tillet block

    A woodblock inset for a tillet block

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  19. Detail of the  Buck Brothers’ view of Exeter from St Thomas

    Detail of the Buck Brothers’ view of Exeter from St Thomas

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  20. The Buck Brothers’ South West View of Exeter

    The Buck Brothers’ South West View of Exeter

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  21. Stukeley’s map of Exeter of 1723

    Stukeley’s map of Exeter of 1723

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  22. Stukeley’s prospect of Exeter

    Stukeley’s prospect of Exeter

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  23. Ogilby’s  road map of the  Exeter to Dorchester road

    Ogilby’s road map of the Exeter to Dorchester road

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  24. Plaster ceiling and cornice from the Half Moon Hotel, Exeter, c 1680–90

    Plaster ceiling and cornice from the Half Moon Hotel, Exeter, c 1680–90

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  25. The cornice from the Half Moon Hotel

    The cornice from the Half Moon Hotel

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  26. Plaster flowers from the Half Moon hotel ceiling

    Plaster flowers from the Half Moon hotel ceiling

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  27. A section through the cornice

    A section through the cornice

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  28. Baptist’s cups

    Baptist’s cups

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  29. Rat tailed spoon

    Rat tailed spoon

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  30. A Communion flagon

    A Communion flagon

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  31. Waste from an Exeter pipe kiln

    Waste from an Exeter pipe kiln

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  32. A longcase clock

    A longcase clock

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  33. Bottle seals

    Bottle seals

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  34. Coins of the Exeter mint of 1696–7

    Coins of the Exeter mint of 1696–7

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  35. Thomas Browne

    Thomas Browne

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  36. Dr William Musgrave

    Dr William Musgrave

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  37. Fireplace surround with delftware tiles

    Fireplace surround with delftware tiles

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  38. Great Moor Farm, Sowton

    Great Moor Farm, Sowton

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  39. The Devon and Exeter Hospital

    The Devon and Exeter Hospital

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  40. The front of the Custom House

    The front of the Custom House

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  41. Quay House

    Quay House

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  42. Model of Quay House

    Model of Quay House

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  43. A cockshead hinge

    A cockshead hinge

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  44. Records of the decorated fireplaces at Middle Moor, Sowton

    Records of the decorated fireplaces at Middle Moor, Sowton

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  45. An olive jar from Seville

    An olive jar from Seville

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  46. Tillet block showing a weaver

    Tillet block showing a weaver

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  47. Pottery used in sugar refining

    Pottery used in sugar refining

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  48. Great Moor Farm, Sowton: overmantel depicting the sun

    Great Moor Farm, Sowton: overmantel depicting the sun

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  49. Conserving the Great Moor Farm plaster

    Conserving the Great Moor Farm plaster

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  50. Household rubbish from Trichay Street

    Household rubbish from Trichay Street

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  51. Household rubbish from 38 North Street

    Household rubbish from 38 North Street

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  52. A North Devon dish of c1670

    A North Devon dish of c1670

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  53. A South Somerset plate from Goldsmith Street

    A South Somerset plate from Goldsmith Street

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  54. A London delftware plate from Trichay Street, c1660

    A London delftware plate from Trichay Street, c1660

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  55. A delftware bowl from 15 The Close

    A delftware bowl from 15 The Close

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  56. A rainwater head from Bradninch Place

    A rainwater head from Bradninch Place

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  57. A Ligurian maiolica fragment from 38 North Street

    A Ligurian maiolica fragment from 38 North Street

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  58. A delftware dish

    A delftware dish

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  59. A plate made in Delft in 1698

    A plate made in Delft in 1698

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  60. A North Holland slipware bowl

    A North Holland slipware bowl

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  61. Three stoneware bottles

    Three stoneware bottles

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  62. An impression from a tillet block

    An impression from a tillet block

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  63. Cartouche from the Guildhall picture frames

    Cartouche from the Guildhall picture frames

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  64. Two swags from the Guildhall picture frames

    Two swags from the Guildhall picture frames

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  65. Three Gables, Cathedral Yard

    Three Gables, Cathedral Yard

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  66. Old houses on Exe Bridge

    Old houses on Exe Bridge

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  67. Old houses in Mary Arches Street

    Old houses in Mary Arches Street

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  68. Virginals by Charles Rewallin of Exeter

    Virginals by Charles Rewallin of Exeter

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  69. Portrait of Elizabeth Flay

    Portrait of Elizabeth Flay

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  70. Nocturnal dial

    Nocturnal dial

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  71. Toy figurines

    Toy figurines

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  72. Examples of wig curlers

    Examples of wig curlers

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  73. Bust of Richard Vivian

    Bust of Richard Vivian

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  74. The Quay in 1676

    The Quay in 1676

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  75. The Quay in 1690

    The Quay in 1690

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  76. The Quay in c 1720–40

    The Quay in c 1720–40

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  77. The Custom House c1690

    The Custom House c1690

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  78. Foundation stone for sluice

    Foundation stone for sluice

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  79. The Water Engine

    The Water Engine

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  80. Letter of 1700 with Exeter postmark

    Letter of 1700 with Exeter postmark

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  81. Letter of 1699 without Exeter postmark

    Letter of 1699 without Exeter postmark

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  82. A series of Venetian drinking glasses

    A series of Venetian drinking glasses

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  83. A silver cup made in Exeter

    A silver cup made in Exeter

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  84. The tankard of the Vicars Choral of Exeter

    The tankard of the Vicars Choral of Exeter

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  85. A chocolate pot made in Exeter

    A chocolate pot made in Exeter

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  86. Bright’s Warehouse: the first phase

    Bright’s Warehouse: the first phase

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  87. The Exeter Clock

    The Exeter Clock

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  88. Bright’s Warehouse c1700

    Bright’s Warehouse c1700

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  89. The Custom House at Topsham

    The Custom House at Topsham

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  90. Bright’s Warehouse today

    Bright’s Warehouse today

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  91. One of the Custom House ceilings

    One of the Custom House ceilings

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  92. Pinbrook House

    Pinbrook House

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  93. Pinbrook House: the stables

    Pinbrook House: the stables

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  94. Cleeve House, Exwick

    Cleeve House, Exwick

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  95. Cleeve House: the plaster ceiling

    Cleeve House: the plaster ceiling

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  96. Cleeve House plasterwork: a detail

    Cleeve House plasterwork: a detail

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  97. Cleeve House plasterwork: a detail

    Cleeve House plasterwork: a detail

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  98. ’The Last Judgement’ by John Weston of Exeter

    ’The Last Judgement’ by John Weston of Exeter

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  99. A panel from William Musgrave’s tomb

    A panel from William Musgrave’s tomb

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  100. A textile fragment

    A textile fragment

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  101. English glass bottles

    English glass bottles

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  102. A bell cast in Exeter

    A bell cast in Exeter

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  103. Detail of an Exeter bell

    Detail of an Exeter bell

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  104. Four Exeter traders tokens (obverse)

    Four Exeter traders tokens (obverse)

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  105. Four Exeter traders tokens (reverse)

    Four Exeter traders tokens (reverse)

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  106. Tenter frames around the Quayside

    Tenter frames around the Quayside

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  107. Cricklepit Mill: the exterior

    Cricklepit Mill: the exterior

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  108. Milling machinery at Cricklepit Mill

    Milling machinery at Cricklepit Mill

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  109. Archaeological drawing of part of Cricklepit mill

    Archaeological drawing of part of Cricklepit mill

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  110. The Cricklepit Dryhouse

    The Cricklepit Dryhouse

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  111. Tenterhooks in Criklepit Dryhouse

    Tenterhooks in Criklepit Dryhouse

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  112. Long section through the Cricklepit Dryhouse

    Long section through the Cricklepit Dryhouse

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  113. A wood block inset for a tillet block

    A wood block inset for a tillet block

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  114. Staircase from the Free Grammar School

    Staircase from the Free Grammar School

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  115. Door and door case of the Free Grammar School

    Door and door case of the Free Grammar School

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  116. Inside Tuckers Hall

    Inside Tuckers Hall

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  117. The Buck Brothers’ West Prospect of Exeter

    The Buck Brothers’ West Prospect of Exeter

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  118. The Buck Brothers’ view of the Quay 1736

    The Buck Brothers’ view of the Quay 1736

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  119. Houses in North Street

    Houses in North Street

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  120. Archaeological record of the plaster ceiling at 144 Fore Street

    Archaeological record of the plaster ceiling at 144 Fore Street

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  121. The hoard of pewter spoons from City Mills

    The hoard of pewter spoons from City Mills

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  122. A pewter ’Apostle spoon’

    A pewter ’Apostle spoon’

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  123. A pewter ‘Maidenhead’ spoon

    A pewter ‘Maidenhead’ spoon

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  124. A South Somerset dish

    A South Somerset dish

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  125. A South Somerset cup

    A South Somerset cup

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  126. A North Devon Plain Slipware dish

    A North Devon Plain Slipware dish

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  127. A bottle seal from Exeter

    A bottle seal from Exeter

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  128. A candlestick

    A candlestick

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  129. Clay pipes from the Cathedral School

    Clay pipes from the Cathedral School

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  130. A stoneware jug imported from the Rhineland

    A stoneware jug imported from the Rhineland

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  131. The Cricklepit area in the 17th century

    The Cricklepit area in the 17th century

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  132. Reconstruction view of Cricklepit Mill in the 1750s

    Reconstruction view of Cricklepit Mill in the 1750s

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  133. The area of Cricklepit Mill in the 18th century

    The area of Cricklepit Mill in the 18th century

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  134. Tanning Pits at Exeter

    Tanning Pits at Exeter

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  135. Cloth seal

    Cloth seal

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  136. Francis Hayman

    Francis Hayman

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  137. Dutch bricks from Exeter

    Dutch bricks from Exeter

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  138. Matthew and Philip Pear

    Matthew and Philip Pear

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  139. A pipe clay plaque from Portland Street

    A pipe clay plaque from Portland Street

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  140. John White Abbott: ‘Near the Quay 1803’

    John White Abbott: ‘Near the Quay 1803’

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  141. Exeter Sail Cloth stamp

    Exeter Sail Cloth stamp

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  142. Holland stamping block

    Holland stamping block

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  143. Sealing wax ladle

    Sealing wax ladle

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  144. Kennaway’s stamping block

    Kennaway’s stamping block

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  145. Fireman’s hat

    Fireman’s hat

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  146. Chafing dish

    Chafing dish

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  147. Hammer punch

    Hammer punch

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  148. Drug jar

    Drug jar

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  149. Drug jars

    Drug jars

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  150. Stoneware pottery from Germany

    Stoneware pottery from Germany

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