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DATES 1760-1793
DIMENSIONS 1 1/8 x 11 1/4 x 11 1/4 in. (2.9 x 28.6 x 28.6 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on underside, two identical stamps placed side-by-side, both partially impressed or badly worn (top and bottom portions of both stamps illegible): "[AMOS?]" in arch supported by two columns, urn between columns, banner reading "[TREADWAY]" furls between bottom of columns at base, ends of banner wrapped around base of columns.
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, and around center. CONDITION: Poor; shows heavy use with deep scratches and pitting all over; rim has cracks that have been mended; rim is bent in several places; bottom of plate dented / misshapen such that plate does not sit level.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Amos Treadway. Dish, 1760-1793. Pewter, 1 1/8 x 11 1/4 x 11 1/4 in. (2.9 x 28.6 x 28.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.63. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.63.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 45.10.63.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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