Ceramics History Summary
Mesopotamia

Pottery 'Khabur Ware' jar. 1900-1500 BC. The British Museum, England. Www.britishmuseum.org. The British Museum, 1982. Web. 10 Feb. 2010.
Simple pots and bowls
Geometric, simple designs
Egypt
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Vessel, Predynastic Period, Naqada II. Ca. 3450–3300 B.C. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City. Metmuesum.org. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Oct. 2006. Web. 10 Feb. 2010.
Forms: pots, vases, animals
Designs: geometric, symbols of nature, humans, animals
Purpose: Many found in tombs, other buriel sites
Minoan


Big vase forms, sea designs, specifically lots of octopi.