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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Burslem (made)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mayer & Elliot (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with transfer-printed and painted decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    2493-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 32, shelf 3

Physical description

Plate of earthenware, transfer-printed in light blue and painted in dark blue. The rim has a wavy edge and is printed with foliage on a continuous scrolled stem. In the middle is a device of similar foliage.

Place of Origin

Burslem (made)

Date

mid 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Mayer & Elliot (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with transfer-printed and painted decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'MAYER & ELLIOT'
Impressed

'No. 4'
Impressed

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 cm

Descriptive line

Plate, earthenware with transfer-printed and painted decoration, Mayer & Elliot, Staffordshire (Dale Hall, Burslem), mid 19th century

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Transfer-printed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Scrolling foliage; Foliation (pattern)

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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