Decorative Arts and Design
5/8 x 7 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (1.6 x 20 x 20 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on bottom, two identical, partially impressed marks: oval shaped mark with "JACOB" in banner around top edge and "WHITMORE" around bottom edge, crown atop rose in center.
Designated Purchase Fund
Round, highly polished pewter plate with wide rim that curves upward slightly at edge; incised line around rim and around center of plate.
CONDITION: Good; shows use with allover scratches and pitting, especially in center; few dings; small dent in edge of rim.
This item is not on view
Jacob Whitmore. Plate, 1758-1790. Pewter, 5/8 x 7 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (1.6 x 20 x 20 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.74. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.74.jpg)
overall, 45.10.74.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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