Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1788

GUSN

GUSN-45431

Description

Round, plain pewter plate.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Food

Inscription

"JOSEPH DANFORTH" [COLUMN WITH LION] (Two Danforth Touchmarks)
"D" / [LION] / [FIGURE] / [SWORD] (Hallmarks)

Associated Building

Original To Pratt House,

Maker

Danforth, Joseph (Pewterer)

Location of Origin

Middletown, Connecticut

Dimensions

1/2 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession from Pratt House

Accession Number

1952.237

Places

Middletown (Middlesex county, Connecticut)