United States  

Art Institute, Chicago

Birmingham Museum of Art (Alabama)

Chipstone Foundation and Longridge Collections

Collections Database of Five Colleges and Historic Deerfield Museum

Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Online Collections

Digital Archaeological Archive of Comparative Slavery

(Mean Ceramic Date Queries)

Historic New England

The J. Paul Getty Museum

Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

New Hampshire Historical Society 

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Seattle Art Museum

Toledo Museum of Art

University of Wisconsin –Madison

(Digital Library for the Decorative Arts and Material Culture)

Winterthur Digital Library Collections

Winterthur Museum Collections


Art Gallery of New South Wales


Gardiner Museum

Alienor: Museums in the Région Poitou-Charentes

(Keyword for ceramics collections: “Domaine: Céramique”)

Grandidier Collection of Chinese Ceramics

at the Musée National des Arts Asiatiques-Guimet

The Louvre

Maastricht Earthenware

Musenor, Association des Conservateurs des Musées du Nord Pas-de-Calais

Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche in Faenza

Museo Nacional de Cerámica y Artes Suntuarias

The Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics



Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden

State Hermitage Musuem Digital Collection

Westfries Museum

Zeeuws Museum’s Porselein Plaats 

United Kingdom

Ashmolean Museum

The Bowes Museum

Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

The British Museum

Bristol Museums, Galleries and Archives

Compton Verney 

Fitzwilliam Museum

The Holburne Museum

Lady Lever Art Gallery

Manchester Art Gallery

The Museum Network

Museum of London

National Museums, Scotland

North Staffordshire Potteries

Portable Antiquities Scheme

Royal Museums, Greenwich

Stoke-on-Trent Collections Explorer

Stoke-on-Trent Museums

Victoria and Albert Museum

Waddesdon Manor

The Wallace Collection

Wedgwood Museum


Topkapi Collections Online

Online Exhibitions

Winterthur Online Exhibitions 

Spode Exhibition Online

Patriotic America: Blue Printed Pottery Celebrating a New Nation, Online Exhibit

Peabody Essex Museum Online Exhibits

Elegance from the East: New Insights from Old Porcelain

(Indianapolis Museum of Art. Scroll down for video.)

Fish, Silk, Tea, Bamboo: Cultivating an Image of China
(Peabody Essex Museum)

The Copeland Collections of Chinese and Japanese Ceramic Figures
(Peabody Essex Museum)

Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Online Exhibits and Multimedia

Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA) Online Exhibits

From Kaolin to Claymount: Demystifying James River Valley Stoneware 

Online Collections  & Research Databases