Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-42846

Description

Blue transfer printed pearlware plate with a blue enameled rim. A foliate molded border and a central transfer-printed portrait of La Fayette.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
transfer printing
enameling
pearlware
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Earthenware
Plate, Food

Inscription

"Welcome Lafayette the Nations Guest/ And Our Country's Glory" (transfer printed in blue beneath bust)

Additional Identification Number

80.1923

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7/8 (H), 8 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington

Accession Number

1943.296