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1949.705.6 (RS119816)

Description

Simple; beaded edge to slightly angled rim engraved "MK" leading to sharp cavetto and sloping dished center.

Details

Maker
Townsend & Compton (Maker)
MK (Maker)
Date
1750-1800
Inscriptions
Engraved on rim: MK Marked on bottom: Townsend & Compton/Made in London [and four hallmarkings]
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
PLATE
plates (dishes)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.705.6
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7539

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