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Plate

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Description
Plain-rim circular plate with flat well; no foot ring. Underside has three faint, partial stamps, a touch or quality mark of an undecipherable crowned figure, "[?]S.(T?)[?]" in a curved reserve, and a small pseudo hallmark of "SE" with two pellets below, all in a shaped shield. One of two plates, DL*388311A-B.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
plate
Object Type
plate
date made
1750 - 1780
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
place used
United States: New Hampshire, Surry
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 8 3/8 in; 1.27 cm x 21.2725 cm
ID Number
DL.388311B
catalog number
388311B
accession number
182022
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
subject
Christianity
Church
Communion
Ecclesiastical Wares
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Religion
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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