Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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dish
  • 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
Description

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.