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Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Pewter
DATES 1805-1820
DIMENSIONS 3/4 x 12 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (1.9 x 31.1 x 31.1 cm)
MARKINGS Impressed on underside, from left to right: (1) partially impressed oval stamp with scrolled border containing "[THOMAS] D." around top edge and "[BOARDMAN]" around lower edge and eagle with outspread wings and an American crest over its breast in the center. (2) identical to mark #1, but "THOMAS D." and "BOARDMAN" (letters are legible)
INSCRIPTIONS Impressed on underside, in between two marks: "X"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 45.10.86
CREDIT LINE Designated Purchase Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Large, round, highly polished pewter dish with wide rim that curves upward slightly at edge; incised line around center and around rim near edge. CONDITION: Fair; crack in edge of rim; many dark spots of discoloration or corrosion across center; some scratches and dings.
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