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Dinner plate

1980.260.44 (RS209688)

Description

Earthenware plate with mulberry colored transfer-print pattern "Canova." Landscape scene with urn-on-plinth and trees in the foreground. In the midground is a waterway with figures on a boat and buildings on a far bank. Border pattern printed with vignettes of urn and boat alternating with floral sprays.

Details

Maker
Mayer, Thomas (Maker)
Date
1836-1838
Inscriptions
"[striding lion] / CANOVA [in scroll cartouche] / T. MAYER/ STOKE-UPON-TRENT"
(printed)
Location of origin
Stoke/Longport, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Stoke-on-Trent (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Bellflower
Classical
Classical Figure
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Gondola
Mountain
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
Sailing vessel
sailing vessels
Tower
transfer printing
Urn
urns
Dimensions
1 1/4 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.260.44
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick B. Hicks
GUSN
15897

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Canova

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