Decorative Arts and Design
3/4 x 7 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (1.9 x 20 x 20 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on bottom, from top to bottom:
(1) round medallion containing eagle with banner arching over head reads "B.BARNS."
(2) rectangular stamp containing "B.BARNS. / PHILAD.A"
Designated Purchase Fund
Circular, highly polished pewter plate with rim that curves slightly upward, ending in rounded edge.
CONDITION: Good; scratches from use in center, a few bumps and indentations, and all-over spots of discoloration.
This item is not on view
Blakeslee Barns. Plate, 1813-1817. Pewter, 3/4 x 7 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (1.9 x 20 x 20 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.175. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.175.jpg)
overall, 45.10.175.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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