Overall: 1 x 8 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 21.6 cm )
Molded pearlware plate with dark blue transfer print of Lafayette at Washington's tomb; plate has floral border with central image of man seated next to the tomb marked "WASHINGTON"; ship, temple, and setting sun in the background.
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
This plate bears a rare example of a retailer's mark. Harris & Chauncy, proprietors of a "china store" on Wall Street, served as retailers for the Staffordshire pottery firm Enoch Wood & Sons.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.