Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1824

GUSN

GUSN-3525

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

Descriptive Terms

platters
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Dish, Serving
Platter
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Patriotism
Flag
Ship
Cannon
Platter

Inscription

Impressed on bottom: CLEWS WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE

Associated Building

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

Related Items

Title Dinner plate Accession Number 1926.366
Title Dinner plate Accession Number 1943.281

Maker

Clews, James & Ralph (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

11.75 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington

Accession Number

1943.295

Date

1824 (After)

Places

New York state (United States)