Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1788

GUSN

GUSN-45433

Description

Round pewter plate with incised band around well and reeded rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"JO_____/ DANFORTH" / "_OS_____" / " DANFORTH"/ "I.D"" (text within maker's seals and hallmark)

Maker

Danforth, Joseph (Pewterer)

Location of Origin

Middletown, Connecticut

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1/2 (H), 7 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession from Pratt House (Essex Historical Society)

Accession Number

1952.239

Places

Essex (Middlesex county, Connecticut)
Middletown (Middlesex county, Connecticut)