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1971.568 (RS116381)

Description

Circular shape with deep well; one incised line inside; broad flat rim with no defined edge on front; fold-over-type edge on back; hammered marks evident on rear cavetto.

Details

Maker
Edgar Curtis & Co. (Maker)
Date
1700-1799
Inscriptions
Marked ""LONDON"" (in scroll). (lion passant), (fleur), ""E+Co,"" (neptune). Also ""EDGAR____"" with neptune symbol. Mark similar to 1971.570-74, but elongated and with more facial detail, etc.
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
hammering
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CHARGER
chargers (platters)
Hammered
hammering
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
13.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.568
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5203

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