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Serving bowl

1980.260.47 (RS209695)

Description

Earthenware serving bowl 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. Geometric border pattern with small hanging bellflowers.

Details

Maker
Mayer, Thomas (Maker)
Date
1836-1838
Inscriptions
"[striding lion] / CANOVA [in scroll cartouche] / T . MAYER . LONGPORT" (printed)
Location of origin
Longport, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Longport (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Bellflower
Bowl, Serving
bowls (vessels)
Classical
Classical Figure
earthenware
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Gondola
Mountain
Sailing vessel
sailing vessels
Tower
transfer printing
Triangle
Urn
urns
Water
Dimensions
2 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.260.47
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick B. Hicks
GUSN
15900

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Canova

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