Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-30906

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
floral patterns
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Patriotism
Flower
Flag
Ship
Cannon
Plate, Food

Inscription

Impressed on bottom: CLEWS WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE Paper label: No 44

Associated Building

Used At Castle Garden (New York, N.Y.),

Related Items

Title Dinner plate Accession Number 1943.281
Title Platter Accession Number 1943.295

Maker

Clews, James & Ralph (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

7/8 (D), 10 1/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1926.366

Places

New York state (United States)