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Platter

1986.137 (RS25374)

Description

The platter is colorless and oblong, with a scalloped edge that shows the names and states of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, the Liberty Bell and an inscription.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
dated 1776-1876
Inscriptions
On the platter reads: 100 years ago/1776-1876/ Declaration of Independence.
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
pressing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Centennial
centennials
Commemorative
commemoratives
Declaration of Independence
Glass
glass (material)
Liberty Bell
PLATTER
platters
Pressed
pressing
Dimensions
9.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.137
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50684

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