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Description
Plain-rimmed circular plate with shallow, flat well scored around perimeter; no foot ring. Underside of rim is struck with seven marks, three at top are a partial touch mark for Stephen Cox, an incuse crowned "X", and an indented oval bordered by "[HARD] / MET[AL]", while four partial hallmarks are below (left to right): "S•C" between horizontal lines and Britannia seated, both in squares, a lion's head erased facing left in an octagon, and an illegible figure (a rooster walking left) in a clipped-corner square. Two clipped-corner white paper collector's labels adhered near center of underside. One of three plates, DL*006812.03-.05.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1735-1754
place made
United Kingdom: England, Bristol
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5/8 in x 9 5/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 24.4475 cm
ID Number
DL.006812.03
accession number
28810
catalog number
6812.03
Credit Line
Gift of John Brenton Copp
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Copp Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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