Manufacturer: Mayer China
Pattern name: Bradley
Date of oval bowl: Circa 1912-30s
Notes: The number 8 added to the backstamp may indicated an earlier manufacturing date than 1912; more information is needed.
The pattern name refers to the black and white checkerboard pattern (without the topmarked Dick's Café). It is shown in Mayer's Book of Decorations No. 10 and the design is U.S. Patent #52,335 (shown below), filed Nov. 30, 1917.
ID and photo contributed by dbstoneware