Underglaze brown transfer-printed design of "Canova" pattern: overall classical [Venetian?] scene with urn at right and gondola and temple at left; rim with scenic reserves of ship and urn alternating with floral reserves on stippled ground; white clay body; faceted globular form with circular foot; indented at neck with wide curvilinear spouted mouth; ornately molded S-scroll handle terminating in molded leaves.
Mayer, Thomas, John (Maker)
Printed mark: ""T. & J. Mayer""
- Location of origin
- Longport, England; Longport, England, Staffordshire
- Associated Building
- Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
- Object type
- Toilet Article
- Descriptive terms
- 9.875 x 9.5 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler