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Caster

Object Number: 
INV.14422
Date: 
1824-1836
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 11.4 x 6.4 cm )
Marks: 
written: on adhesive label on underside: "LAR / 125" [reference in Larsen]
Description: 
Molded pearlware caster with dark blue transfer print of landing of General Lafayette at Castle Garden; baluster-shaped caster with pierced rounded top and circular foot; underside has corked opening; transfer print has Castle Garden, ships, and firing cannons, with plaque inscribed: "LANDING/OF/GEN. LA FAYETTE/AT/NEW YORK/1824."
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Randall J. LeBoeuf, Jr., 1976
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group