Hot Water Plate, Henry Will (1734–ca. 1802), Pewter, American

Hot Water Plate

Maker:
Henry Will (1734–ca. 1802)
Date:
1761–93
Geography:
Possibly made in Albany, New York, United States; Possibly made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Pewter
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); Diam. 9 7/16 in. (24 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.27
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: scratched on bottom: 8-1 /2 / 4 / --- / 3

Marking: stamped twice on underside: [rose and crown] / HENRY WILL / NEW YORK; stamped with four hall marks: [effaced], [seated Britannia], [lion's face], [lion rampant]; stamped on underside: X [surrmounted by a coronet]