Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-47580

Description

Round, deep pewter plate with incised band along rim edge. "B L" engraved on rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"B L" (Engraved)
" MADE IN / LONDON" / "TOWNSEND/ COMPTON"/ "T C" (a partial maker's mark with a complete one above four hallmarks, the fourth one reading "T C")

Maker

Townsend & Compton (Pewterer)

Location of Origin

London, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1/2 (H), 8 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Miss Jesse Gwendolyn Morse

Accession Number

1969.54

Places

Medfield (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)