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Description

Pewter plate; round form with molded edge; dished brim; shallow well.

Details

Maker
Jones, Gershom (Pewterer)
Date
1780-1800
Inscriptions
Touch marks on back: [two struck touch with oval reserve with stars over shield-shape with anchor enclosed by inscription] G. JONES [and four part mark] GJ [turtle] [anchor] [flower]
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
PLATE
plates (dishes)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
8.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.726
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8640

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