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Decorative Arts

DATES 1795-1813
DIMENSIONS 1 1/2 x 13 1/4 x 13 1/4 in. (3.8 x 33.7 x 33.7 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on underside, partially struck or worn mark, appears to be round stamp with eagle and American shield in center and a banner with "[EG]GLE[STON]" below.
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
CREDIT LINE Gift of Arthur W. Clement
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Large round, highly polished, deep pewter plate with wide rim that turns up slightly at rounded edge. CONDITION: Fair; shows heavy use with allover scratches, pitting, and gouges.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Jacob Eggleston. Plate, 1795-1813. Pewter, 1 1/2 x 13 1/4 x 13 1/4 in. (3.8 x 33.7 x 33.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Arthur W. Clement, 45.1.31. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.1.31.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 45.1.31.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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