Charger

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-36665

Description

Round, dark pewter charger. Rim decorated with an engraving of a bird and tree branch.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chargers (platters)
trenchers (dishes)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Charger

Inscription

""W" (Engraved)
"99 [or 66]" (written on red-rimmed sticker)
[crown over] "X" and [two worn away touchmarks] (stamped)

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Title Syrup Pitcher Accession Number 1934.608

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1 (H), 13 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

1934.640

Places

Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)