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Platter

Shaped, molded edge; armorial engravings on rim in Chippendale style / Leon rampant under three pellets; considerably pitted surface.

Provenance

1924, bequest of Bessie Paine Bigelow through Prescott Bigelow to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Bessie Paine Bigelow

English, about 1760

Object Place

England

Accession Number

24.203

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter