Cup plate: Franklin's Tomb
Overall: 1/2 x 3 5/8 in. ( 1.3 x 9.2 cm )
paper collector's label: affixed to back: "Franklin's Tomb: L & J Phillips"
Glazed porcelain pearlware cup plate wiyth blue transfer print decoration of urn and pedestal set among leafy trees and view of water.
According to the donor, the maker is Edward and George Phillips. Larsen's view differs from that of this object; the object is probably from "Lafayette at Washington's Tomb" , see Halsey, "Pictures of Early New York on Dark Blue Staffordshire Pottery" p. 135.
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.