- Artist: Thomas Danforth III (Maker)
- Medium: Pewter
- Geographical Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
- Dates: 1777-1818
- Dimensions: 5/8 x 7 3/4 x 7 3/4 in. (1.6 x 19.7 x 19.7 cm)
- Markings: Impressed on underside, from top to bottom:
(1) & (2) two identical stamps placed side-by-side: circular stamp with serrated edge containing an eagle clutching a branch and bunch of arrows in its claws with a U.S. shield over its chest; lines radiating from behind eagle's head.
(3) "T.DANFORTH / PHILAD.A"
- Collection: Decorative Arts
- Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H26, 1A
- Accession Number: 45.10.72
- Image: 45.10.72.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, Nov 30, 2003
Highly polished round pewter plate with wide rim that curves upward at edge.
CONDITION: Good; a few scratches and pit marks on inside bottom and around rim; edge of rim slightly bent / misshapen.