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1949.738 (RS119849)

Description

Beaded edge, wide rim and sharp cavetto terminating in dished bottom. Engraved "BH on rim.

Details

Maker
Ellis, Samuel (Maker)
Date
1768-1799
Inscriptions
Engraved on rim: BH On bottom: Samuel Ellis/Sellis, London [four small hallmarks]
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
engraving (printing process)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
engraving (printing process)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
PLATE
plates (dishes)
Stipple Engraved
tin (metal)
Dimensions
7.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.738
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8014

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