Two (2) Transferware Items, including Lafayette and Tennessee. 1st item: 20th century commemorative Historical Staffordshire blue and white transferware plate titled "Historic and Picturesque Tennessee". Depicting three scenic vignettes in the state – Historic Reelfoot Lake, Picturesque Middle Tennessee Farm and Majestic Great Smoky Mountains and the three U.S. Presidents from Tennessee – James K Polk, Andrew Jackson and Andrew Johnson. Jonroth, Staffordshire mark en verso. 10" dia. 2nd item: 20th century reproduction of 1824 George Washington & General LaFayette Creamware Milk Jug or Cream Pitcher, commemorating the visit of Gen. Lafayette to America with the phrase "Republicans Are Not Ungrateful," attrib. A.E. Gray & Co., Staffordshire (ref. Arman, American Ceramics, page 217-218). 5 1/8"H. Provenance: a Nashville, TN estate. CONDITION: 1st item: A couple of shallow chips to the underside rim, overall light craquelure. One area of staining right center margin. 2nd item: Overall light craquelure; some rubbing, minor loss to base.
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