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1943.295 (RS204682)

Description

A blue transfer print pearlware platter. The central scene depicts the landing of Lafayette at Castle Garden, New York, which is bordered by large and small flowers.\n

Details

Maker
Clews, James & Ralph (Maker)
Date
1824
After
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; Serving Vessels
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cannon
Dish, Serving
earthenware
Earthenware
Flag
glazing (coating)
Patriotism
Platter
platters
Ship
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
People and organizations
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834
Dimensions
11.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.295
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
3525
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