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Staffordshire Pottery | Plate | The Landing of General Lafayette at Castle Garden New York 16 August 1824 | From a unique collection of antique and modern pottery at http://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/dining-entertaining/pottery/  This plate represents a very early example of souvenir ware. Potters in Staffordshire and elsewhere were to produce pottery pieces to acknowledge The Reform Act of 1832 and other key events.

For Sale on - General Lafayette's arrival at New York on 16 August 1824 remains one of the key events in the early history of the United States. A career soldier,Lafayette