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Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Pewter
DATES 1758-1790
DIMENSIONS 5/8 x 7 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (1.6 x 20 x 20 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on bottom, two identical, partially impressed marks: oval shaped mark with "JACOB" in banner around top edge and "WHITMORE" around bottom edge, crown atop rose in center.
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 45.10.74
CREDIT LINE Designated Purchase Fund
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Jacob Whitmore. Plate, 1758-1790. Pewter, 5/8 x 7 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (1.6 x 20 x 20 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.74. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 45.10.74.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Round, highly polished pewter plate with wide rim that curves upward slightly at edge; incised line around rim and around center of plate. CONDITION: Good; shows use with allover scratches and pitting, especially in center; few dings; small dent in edge of rim.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (74%)
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