Trencher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-31422

Description

Large, round dark pewter trencher with shallow well, flat brim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chargers (platters)
trenchers (dishes)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dish, Serving
Platter
Trencher
Trencher

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

1 1/4 (H), 16 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1927.593

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)