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Charger

1949.156 (RS220859)

Description

Round pewter charger with flat and shallow well.

Details

Maker
Danforth, Thomas, II (Pewterer)
Date
1755-1782
Inscriptions
"THOMAS / DANFORTH" / "THOMAS / DANFORTH" / "TD" / [dragon] / [Britannia] (touchmarks)
Location of origin
Middletown, Connecticut
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Fairfield (Fairfield county, Connecticut)
Middletown (Middlesex county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
Charger
chargers (platters)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
1/2 (H), 12 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.156
Credit Line
Gift from Charles K. Davis
GUSN
54972

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