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Dinner plate

1958.174 (RS211178)

Description

Earthenware plate with black transfer-printed pattern "Non Pareil." Border of leafy sprigs on veiny ground; central scene of women and one man in plumed hat under palm tree on river bank; suspension bridge hung from towers; buildings and mountains in distance.

Details

Maker
Mayer, Thomas, John, Jos (Maker)
Date
1843-1855
Inscriptions
"NONPAREIL / T.&J. MAYER / LONGPORT" (printed)
Location of origin
Longport, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
Longport (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Bridge
Classical Figure
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Mountain
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
Romance
Sprig
Tower
transfer printing
Tree
Dimensions
1 1/8 (H), 10 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.174
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
46008

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Non Pareil

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