Plate

Plate

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Description
Single-reeded circular plate with flat well; no foot ring. Four marks on underside of well: a right-facing lion rampant in shaded pointed shield between the raised sans serif letters "JF" in dotted surround and a crowned "X", with "LON[D]ON" in raised serif letters in a rectangle below. Only lion mark is complete and clean.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
plate
Object Type
plate
date made
20th century
owner; user
Murray, Anne Wood
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 7 in; 1.27 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
1983.0566.06
accession number
1983.0566
catalog number
1983.0566.06
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John H. Murray
subject
Food Culture
Colonial Revival
Washington D.C.
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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