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Description

Floor has incised line marking begininning of slope of side walls. Flat edge slightly concave just below single reed rim. Mark struck twice on bottom has lion standing on one rear foot between columns with crown.

Details

Maker
Danforth, Joseph
Date
1780-1790
Inscriptions
Joseph Danforth (lion standing on one rear foot between columns with crown capitals. "Joseph" written above and "Danforth" forms base. Four small touches one ID)
Location of origin
middletown, CT
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Basin
basins (vessels)
pewter (tin alloy)
Dimensions
1 3/4 (H), 13 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.482
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
255469

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