Saucer: Lafayette / Washington

Saucer: Lafayette / Washington
Saucer: Lafayette / Washington
Title
Saucer: Lafayette / Washington
Date 
ca. 1823- 1831
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/2 x 4 5/8 in. ( 1.3 x 11.7 cm )
Description 
Molded pearlware printed black with portraits of Washington and Lafayette in garlanded medallions in center with spread eagle above holding a ribbon in his beak with inscription; stars above and cloud surround.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Object Number 
1961.193
Marks 
impressed: on base: "PETER MORTON/HARTFORD" impressed: in center on front: "LAFAYETTE/ WASHINGTON"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group