plate

Object Number: 
1952.98
Date: 
1710-1755
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 9 1/2 in. ( 1.9 x 24.1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on brim with conjoined scrolling letters: "HRHR" marked: four touchmarks and leaping animals, question mark, mythological creature, "SE"; "(crown symbol)/X" ; round mark with "SAMUEL (ELLIS)"; oblong mark with "S. ELLIS/LONDON"
Description: 
Round plate with shallow single reeded cavetto, brim with scripted momogram with inversion, plain rim, single reed underneath.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this plate belonged to Hendrick Rutgers (1712-1779)
Credit Line: 
Gift of the collection of the Waldron Phoenix Belkap, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group