Dish

Description
Large, single-reeded circular dish with flat well scored once around perimeter; no foot ring. No marks. Few dents in well.
The Copp Collection contains a variety of household objects that the Copp family of Connecticut used from around 1700 until the mid-1800s. Part of the Puritan Great Migration from England to Boston, the family eventually made their home in New London County, Connecticut, where their textiles, clothes, utensils, ceramics, books, bibles, and letters provide a vivid picture of daily life. More of the collection from the Division of Home and Community Life can be viewed by searching accession number 28810.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1700-1800
place made
United States: New England
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7/8 in x 13 in; 2.2225 cm x 33.02 cm
ID Number
DL*006813.01
accession number
28810
catalog number
6813.01
Credit Line
Gift of John Brenton Copp
See more items in
Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Copp Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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