Cup and saucer in shadow box
box: 10 1/4 x 14 1/2 x 4 in. ( 26 x 36.8 x 10.2 cm )
inscribed: on back of box: "During the American War for Independence General Lafayette was a guest at the home of Daria Copeland on Main Street in Chester, Pa. During his second and last visit to America, I do not know if the General stayed in Chester o
Cylindrical cup with flaring lip and strap handle; cup and saucer decorated with floral gilding and gilded borders.
According to the donor, this cup was used by Lafayette during his visit to the U.S.
Gift of Mr. Laurence Eyre
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.