- Artist: Joseph Danforth (Maker)
- Medium: Pewter
- Geographical Location: Middletown, Connecticut, United States
- Dates: 1780-1788
- Dimensions: 3/4 x 9 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. (1.9 x 23.5 x 23.5 cm)
- Markings: Impressed on underside, from top to bottom:
(1) & (2) two identical stamps, both partially struck, placed side-by-side of: archway with "[JOSEPH]" in arch supported by two columns atop rectangular base with "DANFORTH" and lion rampant in center
(3) row of four small, shield-shaped hallmarks containing, from left to right: "I.D"; illegible pictograph; illegible pictograph; upright sword
- Collection: Decorative Arts
- Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H26, 1A
- Accession Number: 45.10.75
- Image: 45.10.75.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, Nov 30, 2003
Round, deep pewter plate with wide flat rim.
CONDITION: Fair; shows heavy use with allover scratches, pitting, and a few deep gouges.