Large, plain-rimmed circular dish with shallow, flat well; no foot ring. Underside is struck with a column of incuse serif letters, "R H / A H / S W / M H / 1774", beneath a crowned "X" and two, faint, partial touch marks with scrolled sides and "HOME" in raised serif letters inside a curved reserve at bottom.

Attributed to John Home of London, England; working 1749-1771.

Date Made: ca 1750

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, London

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


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Credit Line: Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.388300Catalog Number: 388300Accession Number: 182022

Object Name: dishObject Type: plate

Physical Description: pewter (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 1/2 in x 18 in; 3.81 cm x 45.72 cm


Record Id: nmah_317094

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