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Charger

1934.640 (RS220855)

Description

Round, dark pewter charger. Rim decorated with an engraving of a bird and tree branch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Inscriptions
""W" (Engraved)
"99 [or 66]" (written on red-rimmed sticker)
[crown over] "X" and [two worn away touchmarks] (stamped)
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Charger
chargers (platters)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
trenchers (dishes)
Dimensions
1 (H), 13 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.640
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
36665
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