Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 7/8 x 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (4.8 x 14.9 x 14.9 cm) (show scale)
Impressed in center, inside of basin: arched rectangular stamp containing "S.G. BOSTON"
Designated Purchase Fund
Round pewter basin, rises from flat bottom to gently flaring sides, top edge bent outward to form narrow, flat rim with incised line in center.
CONDITION: Good; allover scratches and pitting; heavier scratches and small dents in center; several large spots of discoloration around outside.
Samuel Green. Basin, 1779-1828. Pewter, 1 7/8 x 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (4.8 x 14.9 x 14.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.14. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.14_bw.jpg)
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