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Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Pewter
GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATIONS
DATES 1769-1776 or 1776-1785
DIMENSIONS 1/2 x 8 x 8 in. (1.3 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm)
MARKINGS Impressed on underside, three identical stamps arranged in circle around center, all partially struck: oval shaped stamp containing a bird in profile in center against a striped ground and "JOSEPH BELCHER" around edge.
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 45.10.46
CREDIT LINE Designated Purchase Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Highly polished round pewter plate with wide rim that curves upward at edge. Incised line around rim, about 1/4" from edge. CONDITION: Fair; allover scratches and a few deep pit marks; some spots of discoloration.
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