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Decorative Arts

DATES 1791-1806
DIMENSIONS 1 5/8 x 14 7/8 x 14 7/8 in. (4.1 x 37.8 x 37.8 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on underside, three identical stamps: "W+BILLINGS" in arching banner with foliate decorations.
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Designated Purchase Fund
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CAPTION William Billings. Dish, 1791-1806. Pewter, 1 5/8 x 14 7/8 x 14 7/8 in. (4.1 x 37.8 x 37.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.39. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 45.10.39.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Large round, highly polished, deep pewter plate with wide rim that turns up slightly at rounded edge. CONDITION: Good; some light scratches and pitting; long, jagged deep scratch in rim; some spots of discoloration.
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