Ceramics, or pottery as it is often called, is as ancient as the sands of time. The history of all of the peoples of the world is told through the pottery they have left behind. Whether a water jug. tableware, weapon or home accessory, ceramics have been an integral part of society and the integrity of homes for centuries. if you are a collector, looking for a gift, or you simply fall in love with a piece, ceramics will always play a part in your life.