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Single-reeded plate with shallow flat well scored once near booge; no foot ring. Underside of well struck twice with touchmark of Ebenezer Southmayd, consisting of a three-masted sailing ship above the raised roman letters "ES"; "Jn Buell" faintly inscribed in script on underside of rim to left of marks.
Maker is Ebenezer Southmayd (1775-1831); working in Middletown, CT, ca. 1797-1802, and Castleton, VT, ca. 1802-1831.
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Object Name
Object Type
date made
ca 1797 - 1831
place made
United States: Connecticut, Middletown
United States: Vermont, Castleton
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
overall: 5/8 in x 7 7/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 20.0025 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Bequest of Dr. Joseph H. Kler
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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