Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-8640

Description

Pewter plate; round form with molded edge; dished brim; shallow well.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Pewter
PLATE

Inscription

Touch marks on back: [two struck touch with oval reserve with stars over shield-shape with anchor enclosed by inscription] G. JONES [and four part mark] GJ [turtle] [anchor] [flower]

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Jones, Gershom (Pewterer)

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

8.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.726

Places

Rhode Island (United States)