Cup Plate: Landing Of Lafayette
Overall: 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 1.3 x 8.9 cm )
impressed: on back: "CLEWS WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE" and crown
Glazed pearlware scalloped edged cup plate with transfer printed image of the landing of Lafayette at Castle Garden.
According to the donor, General Lafayette came to New York on August 16,1824 . The Robert Fulton and the Chancellor Livingston are the decorated steamships pictured on the plate.
Bequest of Randall J. LeBoeuf, Jr., 1976
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