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1943.281 (RS204638)

Description

A blue transfer print pearlware plate. The central design depicts the landing of Lafayette at Castle Garden, New York, which is bordered with a floral motif.

Details

Maker
Clews, James & Ralph (Maker)
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
Impressed on bottom: CLEWS WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Used At Castle Garden (New York, N.Y.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cannon
Dish, Eating
earthenware
Earthenware
Flag
floral patterns
Flower
glazing (coating)
Patriotism
Plate, Food
plates (dishes)
Ship
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
People and organizations
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834
Dimensions
10 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.281
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
3524
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