Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1775-1800

GUSN

GUSN-45434

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"JOSEPH/ _____TH" / "________ / DANFORTH" / "I.D"" (within maker's seals and hallmark)

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Middletown, Connecticut

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Museum Accession from Pratt House (Essex Historical Society)

Accession Number

1952.240

Places

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