- Artist: Samuel Pierce (Maker)
- Medium: Pewter
- Geographical Location: Greenfield, Massachusetts, United States
- Dates: 1792-1830
- Dimensions: 5/8 x 7 15/16 x 7 15/16 in. (1.6 x 20.2 x 20.2 cm)
- Markings: Impressed on underside, two identical stamps, both partially struck, placed side-by-side: eagle with spread wings holding snake in its beak and a branch and bunch of arrows in its claws, framed above by banner with "SAMUEL" (in stamp #1 "SAMU[EL]" and in stamp #2 "[S]AMUEL") and below by banner with "PIERCE"
- Collection: Decorative Arts
- Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H26, 1A
- Accession Number: 45.10.25
- Image: 45.10.25.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, Nov 30, 2003
Highly polished, round pewter plate with wide rim that curves upward at edge. Incised line around rim, about ¼" from edge, and around inside bottom.
CONDITION: Good; allover scratches and spots of discoloration; some pitting around rim; dent in side of bowl.