Dinner plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1843-1855

GUSN

GUSN-46008

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

Descriptive Terms

dinner plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, EatingPlate, FoodPlate, DinnerSprig
Classical Figure
Tree
Bridge
Tower
Mountain
Romance
Plate, Dinner

Inscription

"NONPAREIL / T.&J. MAYER / LONGPORT" (printed)

Pattern

Non Pareil

Maker

Mayer, Thomas, John, Jos (Maker)

Location of Origin

Longport, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 1/8 (H), 10 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1958.174

Places

Longport (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)