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1934.621 (RS220860)

Description

Round pewter plate with shallow well and flat brim.

Details

Maker
John Townsend & Thomas Griffin (Pewterer)
Date
1748-1801
Inscriptions
"JOHN / TOWNSEND" / "THOMAS / GRIFFIN" / "X [over worn cartouche, illegible writing]" (Two worn maker's stamps / A third illegible touchmark)
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
Plate
plates (dishes)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
1/2 (H), 9 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.621
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
36652
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Title Syrup Pitcher Accession number 1934.608
Title Plate Accession number 1934.620 Relationship same maker; same acquisition source

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