Pitcher

Object Number: 
1927.58
Date: 
1819-1836
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/2 x 9 x 6 1/2 in. ( 24.1 x 22.9 x 16.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: inside oval floral frame opposite handle: "LANDING/ OF/GEN.LAFAYETTE/At Castle Garden/NEW YORK/16 August 1824"
Description: 
Pearlware pitcher with narrow spout and broken scroll handle; dark blue transfer printed flower and bead border and oval view of Lafayette's Castle Garden landing repeated twice within plain border.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group