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1971.569 (RS116382)

Description

Circular form with deep well; broad slightly dished rim terminating in slightly thickened edge delineated by single incised line border; sand casting evidence all over back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1799
Inscriptions
Traces of mark on back, almost obliterated (shell motif above banner?).
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CHARGER
chargers (platters)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
13.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.569
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5204

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