Nathaniel Austin. <em>Basin</em>, 1763-1807. Pewter, 2 x 8 1/8 x 8 1/8 in. (5.1 x 20.6 x 20.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.15. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.15_bw.jpg)


Artist:Nathaniel Austin

Medium: Pewter

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Dimensions: 2 x 8 1/8 x 8 1/8 in. (5.1 x 20.6 x 20.6 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 45.10.15

Image: 45.10.15_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Round, highly polished pewter basin rises from flat bottom to slightly flared sides, then to narrow, almost flat rim. Incised line around exterior of bowl below rim, around top of rim at midpoint, and around interior of bowl in center. CONDITION: Fair; several dents and dings around bowl; pitted marks, scratches, and a few spots of discoloration on all surfaces.

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