On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 7/8 x 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (4.8 x 14.9 x 14.9 cm) (show scale)
Impressed in center, inside of basin: arched rectangular stamp containing "S.G. BOSTON"
Designated Purchase Fund
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Samuel Green. Basin, 1779-1828. Pewter, 1 7/8 x 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (4.8 x 14.9 x 14.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.14. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.14_bw.jpg)
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Round pewter basin, rises from flat bottom to gently flaring sides, top edge bent outward to form narrow, flat rim with incised line in center.
CONDITION: Good; allover scratches and pitting; heavier scratches and small dents in center; several large spots of discoloration around outside.
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