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1977.281.2 (RS116517)

Description

Circular form with shallow well and broad flat rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Inscriptions
Numerous stamps on bottom (identical on each plate): Crown over X; rooster in shield; crowned lion; ""I.N. LONDON"" and one indecipherable.
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Lion
lion
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
PLATE
plates (dishes)
red jungle fowl
Rooster
tin (metal)
Dimensions
9.313 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.281.2
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3952

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