George Washington (1732-1799) Marquis de Lafayette (1757-1834)
Historical Blue & White Pitcher
5 1/2" ht
Provenance: Ex. Israel Sack
Historic blue and white pitcher made to commemorate the landmark visit of Marquis de Lafayette to the United States as a guest of President James Monroe in 1824. The pitcher features portraits of Washington, Lafayette, and the American Eagle with shield stars holding arrows and olive branch.