3/4 x 9 x 9 in. (1.9 x 22.9 x 22.9 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on underside, two identical, badly worn stamps placed side by side of: oval stamp with stars around border; eagle with outspread wings and rays radiating from behind its head standing atop oval containing "S.D"
Designated Purchase Fund
Round, highly polished shallow pewter plate with wide rim that curves upward slightly at edge; incised line around center of plate and around edge of rim.
CONDITION: Fair; shows heavy use with scratches and pitting; several dark spots of discoloration.
This item is not on view
Samuel Danforth. Plate, 1795-1816. Pewter, 3/4 x 9 x 9 in. (1.9 x 22.9 x 22.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.69. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.69.jpg)
overall, 45.10.69.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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