Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Platter: Landing of Genl. Lafayette

Object Number: 
INV.14440
Date: 
1824-1836
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 12 3/8 x 9 in. ( 2.9 x 31.4 x 22.9 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back of platter: medallion with crown at center reading "CLEWS WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE"
Description: 
Octagonal/rectangular dark blue transfer printed platter with central image depicting the landing of Lafayette at Castle Garden; the border pattern is composed of large and small flowers.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group