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Plate

Artist/Maker:
Olcott, Joel White
Place Made:
Baltimore Maryland United States of America
Date Made:
1805-1815
Medium:
pewter
Dimensions:
DIA: 13-1/4″
Accession Number:
3039
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Pewter plate.
History:
RELATED WORKS: Three other pieces made by Olcott are recorded: a 10 3/8 inch bowl, a 7 3/4 inch plate and an eleven inch deep dish. This thirteen inch deep dish has not been recorded in any previous publication on pewter. All are impressed J.W. Olcott, Baltimore, surrounding an eagle touch, a design dating approximately 1805-1815.
Credit Line:
St. Joe Mineral Purchase Fund