Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • James & Ralph Clews, manufacturer
    active 1813–1834
  • dish, 1819–1834
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, earthenware
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 5.4 x 19.5 x 25.4 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 2 1/8 x 7 5/8 x 10 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6698

Staffordshire dark blue transfer printed deep dish depicting "Peasants fishing by river". The dish is oval shaped. The scene in the center is of figures seated and standing by a body of water with a boat. There is a large house in the background of the scene. There are flowers around the border.