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Description
Small, single-reeded circular dish with flat well having a faint, partially visible incised line around perimeter; no foot ring. Partial sawtooth circle with eagle touch mark of Samuel Danforth stamped twice on underside. One of two plates, DL*391774-DL*391775.
Maker is Samuel Danforth of Hartford, CT; working 1795-1816.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
dish
Object Type
plate
date made
1795-1816
place made
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 7 7/8 in; 1.27 cm x 20.0025 cm
ID Number
DL.391775
catalog number
391775
accession number
71679
Credit Line
Gift of Gertrude D. Webster (was Ritter)
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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