Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-39775

Description

Round pewter plate and flat brim. Three, evenly spaced, holes drilled through rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Plate

Inscription

[large touchmark of eagle with branches and arrows in tallons inside columns] / "N.A" [touchmark] / [Britannia touchmark] / [Rooster touchmark] / [unidentified mark] (stamped)
"39" (on red-rimmed sticker)

Maker

Austin, Nathaniel (Pewterer)

Location of Origin

Charlestown, Massachusetts

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1/2 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1934.622

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Charlestown (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]