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platter with handles
  • Thomas Mayer
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • platter with handles, 1825–1842
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, earthenware
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 27.7 x 38.3 x 3.1 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 10 7/8 x 15 1/16 x 1 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2121

"Canova" series of Staffordshire light blue transfer printed platter with handles. Flowers and boat scenes around the border. In the center is a scene with a large urn, firgures in a boat, trees, and buildings.