Plate

Description:

Small, single-reeded circular dish with flat well having a faint, partially visible scored line around perimeter; no foot ring. Partial sawtooth circle with eagle touch mark of Samuel Danforth struck twice on underside; mark at left very faint and appears to be overstruck with "SA(M?)[???]" in raised roman letters in an oval. See also DL*391774-DL*391775 (same maker and plate size).

Maker is Samuel Danforth of Hartford, CT; working 1795-1816.

Date Made: 1795-1816

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Connecticut, Hartford

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Domestic Furnishings

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Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Alma R. Duckworth

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.300859.0010Catalog Number: 300859.0010Accession Number: 300859

Object Name: dishObject Type: plate

Physical Description: pewter (overall material)Measurements: overall: 5/8 in x 7 7/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 20.0025 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-8122-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_300472

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