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1971.898 (RS117869)

Description

Oval shape; flat base; silver ferrule.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1851-1852
Inscriptions
Silver ferrule stamped ""G.E.S."" with an oval plus anchor, lion and ""C"" hallmarks.
Location of origin
Birmingham, England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
DISH
dishes (vessels)
Soapstone
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
Dimensions
0.75 x 3.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.898
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5616

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