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1934.619 (RS220883)

Description

Round pewter plate with flat brim, incised band around well and three evenly spaced holes pierced in rim.

Details

Maker
Austin, Nathaniel (Pewterer)
Date
1850-1900
Inscriptions
[eagle holding branches and arrows between columns] / "N.A" / [Britannica] / [Rooster] / [dragon?] (touchmarks)
"38" (Museum or Collector's Number? )
Location of origin
Charlestown, Massachusetts
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Charlestown (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
Plate
plates (dishes)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
1/2 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.619
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
36650
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