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Luncheon plate

1953.149 (RS211179)

Description

Earthenware plate with brown transfer-printed pattern "Garden Scenery" depicting couple beside a river with child and dog. Nearby is a rustic twig shelter and fence. Large Gothic structure on far shore. Border pattern of sprigs on circular swirl background.

Details

Maker
Mayer, Thomas, John, Jos (Maker)
Date
1843-1855
Inscriptions
"[striding lion] / GARDEN SCENERY [on shelf] / T.J & J MAYER / Longport" (printed)
[starbust] / "B" (impressed)
Associated Building
Original To Parson Smith House - Main House (South Windham, Me.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Longport (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 1/4 (H), 9 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1953.149
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
306330

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Garden Scenery

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