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Description
Single-reeded circular plate struck at top of rim face with the incuse crowned letters "l \ S / S". Flat well scored near booge; no foot ring. Touchmark of John Carnes struck twice on underside of well, one at top and bottom; both effaced.
Maker is John Carnes (1698-1760) of Boston, MA; working, circa 1719-1760.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
plate
Object Type
plate
date made
ca 1719 - 1760
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5/8 in x 7 1/2 in; 1.5875 cm x 19.05 cm
ID Number
1986.0027.27
accession number
1986.0027
catalog number
1986.0027.27
Credit Line
Bequest of Joseph H. Kler
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Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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