Cup plate

Object Number: 
1961.204
Date: 
1816-1830
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 1.3 x 11.4 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back in circle around crown device: "A. Stevenson WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE" printed: in blue under portrait bust: "General La Fayette./WELCOME/TO THE LAND OF LIBERTY"
Description: 
Glazed earthenware lobe-edge cup plate with blue transfer-printed decoration of portrait bust of Lafayette, with inscription and border of trailing leaves and vines.
Gallery Label: 
See Larsen, p. 230, #618
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group