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Plate

Maker:
Edward Winslow (1669–1753)
Date:
ca. 1705
Geography:
Made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
3/4 x 9 7/8 in. (1.9 x 25.1 cm); 14 oz. 10 dwt. (450.3 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.319
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 750
The engraved arms are those of Colonel John Foster, who emigrated from Aylesbury, England.
Inscription: engraved on rim: [arms of Foster]

Marking: marked on rim: EW / [fleur de lis] (in shaped surround)
Colonel John Foster (1644–1711); Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, by May 1919; bequest to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1933.
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