plate

Object Number: 
1948.37
Date: 
1785-1799
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/8 x 8 3/8 in. ( 1 x 21.3 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on reverse: rose and crown with "F. BASSETT/NEW YORK" and fan shape with "F.BASSETT/NEW YORK" stamped: on reverse: four touchmarks "LION, BOAT, SCALES, FB" plus 18th century cipher
Description: 
Shallow plate with single reed band below cavetto; molded single reeded rim.
Gallery Label: 
This plate was purchased by Charles F. Montgomery of Willingford, Connecticut for 22 dollars.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group