Plate

Object Number: 
1963.126b
Date: 
1793-1807
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 8 1/2 in. ( 2.2 x 21.6 cm )
Marks: 
marked: oval mark on back of plate: "ARD"; "AUSTIN" with image of dove flying over four-legged animal
Description: 
Single reed rim plate with single incised band in basin.
Gallery Label: 
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.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Irving S. Olds
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group