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Salad plate

1980.260.57 (RS209693)

Description

Small 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 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)
[small, round star] (impressed)
Location of origin
Stoke, 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
buildings (structures)
Dish, Eating
earthenware
flags
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Gondola
gondolas (flat-bottomed watercraft)
husk (motif)
Plate, Food
Plate, Salad
plinths
Sailing vessel
sailing vessels
salad plates
transfer printing
Urn
urns
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.260.57
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick B. Hicks
GUSN
15909

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