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1952.239 (RS220380)

Description

Round pewter plate with incised band around well and reeded rim.

Details

Maker
Danforth, Joseph (Pewterer)
Date
1780-1788
Inscriptions
"JO_____/ DANFORTH" / "_OS_____" / " DANFORTH"/ "I.D"" (text within maker's seals and hallmark)
Location of origin
Middletown, Connecticut
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Essex (Middlesex county, Connecticut)
Middletown (Middlesex county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
Plate
plates (dishes)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
1/2 (H), 7 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.239
Credit Line
Museum Accession from Pratt House (Essex Historical Society)
GUSN
45433

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