Blue transfer-printed earthenware sugar bowl. Floral pattern surrounds scenes of Lafayette at the grave of Franklin. Rectangular cover with an octagonal pointed finial. Dual scroll molded handles.
One of many views of the early United States highlighted in the online exhibit "Patriotic America."
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
A printed handwritten inscription on the bottom reads: 8[?] printed; 505/V.B. Morris, Jr. (on paper labels).
- Location of origin
- Burslem, England, Staffordshire
- Object type
- Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
- Descriptive terms
- People and organizations
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834
- 7 x 8 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of John B. Morris, Jr.
- Related Items
Title Pitcher Accession number 1943.259