3/4 x 9 x 9 in. (1.9 x 22.9 x 22.9 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on underside, two identical, badly worn stamps placed side by side of: oval stamp with stars around border; eagle with outspread wings and rays radiating from behind its head standing atop oval containing "S.D"
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Samuel Danforth. Plate, 1795-1816. Pewter, 3/4 x 9 x 9 in. (1.9 x 22.9 x 22.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.69. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.69.jpg)
overall, 45.10.69.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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Round, highly polished shallow pewter plate with wide rim that curves upward slightly at edge; incised line around center of plate and around edge of rim.
CONDITION: Fair; shows heavy use with scratches and pitting; several dark spots of discoloration.
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