Charger

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1739

GUSN

GUSN-29077

Description

Round pewter charger. "AB" and "1739" scratched into center of well.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chargers (platters)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dish, Serving
Platter
Charger
Charger

Inscription

"AB / 1739" (scratched)
""SWANS"/ "MADE IN/ LONDON"/ "JC__CESSOR/ S ELLIS/ LONDON"/ "SE" (inside seals and hallmark)
"SPNEA" (red plastic sticker)
"F1 216-82" (on sticker)

Maker

Ellis, Samuel (Pewterer)

Location of Origin

London, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

1 (H), 13 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew

Accession Number

1920.363

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)