Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1792-1817

GUSN

GUSN-54964

Description

Small, round pewter plate with shallow well and reeded rim. Raised band around rim edge and incised band around well.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"R. A. BOSTON" (stamped)

Maker

Austin, Richard (Pewterer)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift from Charles K. Davis

Accession Number

1949.147

Places

Fairfield (Fairfield county, Connecticut)
Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)