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Salad plate

1980.260.50 (RS209693)

Description

Small earthenware plate with mulberry-colored transfer-print pattern "Canova." Landscape scene with urn-on-plinth and trees in the foreground. In the mid-ground is a waterway with figures on a boat and buildings on a far bank. Border pattern 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 on trent, 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)
Waltham (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Bellflower
Burgee
Dish, Eating
earthenware
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Gondola
Plate, Food
Plate, Salad
Sailing vessel
sailing vessels
salad plates
Spray
transfer printing
Triangle
Unidentified Building
Urn
Urn-on-plinth
urns
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.260.50
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick B. Hicks
GUSN
15903

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Canova

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