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1986.758 (RS24867)

Description

Of circular form, a simple beaded lip on a flat rim with initials, and a deep well with sloping sides.

Details

Maker
Ellis, Samuel (Maker)
Date
1750-1775
Inscriptions
Stamped on the rim is: AL. On adhesive tape is: Abigail (Bailey) Little, wife of Colonel Moses Little/born 2/15/1724/: m.6/15/1743: died 2/6/1815. Touchmarks of the Tudor Rose, ""Thomas"" over a circular mark, ""SE"" in a shield, and ""London"".
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
PLATE
plates (dishes)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.758
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51107

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