Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1768-1799

GUSN

GUSN-8014

Description

Beaded edge, wide rim and sharp cavetto terminating in dished bottom. Engraved "BH on rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
engraving (printing process)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
Pewter
Beaded
Stipple Engraved
PLATE

Inscription

Engraved on rim: BH On bottom: Samuel Ellis/Sellis, London [four small hallmarks]

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Ellis, Samuel (Maker)

Location of Origin

London, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.738