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Single-reeded circular plate with flat well scored around perimeter; no foot ring. Underside struck once with the tombstone-shaped, eagle touch mark of Thomas Badger, above "BOSTON" in raised serif letters in a rectangle with scrolls below. One of three plates, DL*388308A-C; A-B are identical, C is slightly smaller in size and shows wear.
Maker is Thomas Badger (1764-1826) of Boston, MA; working 1787-1815.
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Object Name
Object Type
date made
ca 1800-1815
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
overall: 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in; 1.27 cm x 21.59 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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