- Artist: Samuel Hamlin (Maker)
- Medium: Pewter
- Geographical Location: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
- Dates: 1771-1801
- Dimensions: 1 5/8 x 14 7/8 x 14 7/8 in. (4.1 x 37.8 x 37.8 cm)
- Markings: Impressed on underside, three partially struck stamps arranged in a circle, counterclockwise from top:
(1) & (2) Identical stamps of: "SAMUEL" and "HAMLIN" in two stacked, arched banners with foliate decorations.
(3) Oval stamp with banner containing "H[…]D" around upper edge and banner containing "[illegible letters]" around lower edge; in center, 4-legged animal (wolf?) hanging by chain from top banner over stylized flames.
- Collection: Decorative Arts
- Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H26, 1B
- Accession Number: 45.10.240
- Image: 45.10.240.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, Nov 30, 2003
Large round, highly polished, deep pewter plate with wide rim that turns up slightly at rounded edge.
CONDITION: Fair; shows heavy use with allover deep scratches, pitting, and discoloration spots; yellowish substance (corrosion?) on edge runs under rim; hairline crack down inside edge of rim.