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Basin

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Pewter
DATES 1771-1801
DIMENSIONS 2 x 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (5.1 x 14.9 x 14.9 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on inside bottom, partially impressed fan-shaped stamp with "SAMUEL / HAMLIN" in two banners arching over foliate form.
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 45.10.35
CREDIT LINE Designated Purchase Fund
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Samuel Hamlin. Basin, 1771-1801. Pewter, 2 x 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (5.1 x 14.9 x 14.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.35. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 45.10.35.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Round pewter basin, rises from flat bottom, sides flare out slightly toward top; narrow bent rim with incised line in center. CONDITION: Good; few deep pit marks, especially on bottom and around rim; scratches; small dents around sides.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (74%)
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