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 of inside bottom: "RICHARD.LE[E]"
Designated Purchase Fund
Highly polished pewter basin with round, flat bottom, slightly flared sides, and narrow, bent rim.
CONDITION: Good; some patches of pitting around inside; bottom dented and misshapen; a few scratches and spots of discoloration.
Possibly Richard Lee Sr.. Basin, 1788-1820. 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, 45.10.53. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.53.jpg)
overall, 45.10.53.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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