Overall: 7/8 x 8 1/2 in. ( 2.2 x 21.6 cm )
marked: oval mark on back of plate: "ARD"; "AUSTIN" with image of dove flying over four-legged animal
Single reed rim plate with single incised band in basin.
Richard Austin (1764-1817) worked in Boston, Massachusetts from 1793-1807. The stamp on this plate differs from the stamp cited in Montgomery,"A History of American Pewter", p. 215.
Bequest of Irving S. Olds
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