5/8 x 8 x 8 in. (1.6 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on underside:
(1) two identical, partially worn oval stamps with beaded border containing lion rampant in center and "EDWARD" around top edge and "DANFORTH" around bottom edge [top part of left stamp and bottom edge of right stamp worn down]
(2) row of small, shield-shaped hallmarks containing, from left to right: "E.D."; bird (raven?) with outstretched wings; ring of stars around a single star; upright sword
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Edward Danforth (American). Plate, ca. 1790. Pewter, 5/8 x 8 x 8 in. (1.6 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 55.210. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 55.210.jpg)
overall, 55.210.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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Round pewter plate with rim that curves upward at edge. Incised line around center.
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