Plaque or medallion with cameo in box

Object Number: 
1947.408
Date: 
1825-1860
Medium: 
Stoneware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 1.3 x 11.4 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back: "JA" hand written: on box: "Miss Scoon[?]/this has been a [cp?]/to James H. Hyde/CR/10/9/47"
Description: 
Circular Jasperware medallion with white molded portrait of Lafayette on light blue ground and blue band around brim; holes in back at top with string threaded thru.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. James Hazen Hyde
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group