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front First Church of Deerfield Pewter Flagon
This imported pewter flagon held the communion wine shared among the "visible saints" of the Deerfield, Massachusetts, church, that is, those men and women who had had a certifiable conversion experience and made a public profession of faith.
front Two-handled cup
The four two-handled cups, rare in American pewter, were made by Robert Bonynge of Boston, who was working 1731-1763.
front Footed Baptismal Basin
The footed pewter bowl, or basin, was made in Hartford, Connecticut, between 1825 and 1830 by a member of the Boardman family.
front Two-handled cup
The large (8 3/16 inches high) two-handled cup is an English example of the form, made by Adam Banks of Chester, England, a pewterer working between 1690 and 1710.
front Lidded tankard
c. 1800
A rare American form, this straight-sided pewter tankard boasts a double-dome lid and a solid chairback thumbpiece.
front Oil lamps
c. 1852
These pewter lamps, each with a saucer base and two wicks, were a type of lighting device that used whale oil for the fuel.
front Porringer
David Melville (1755-1793) made these pewter porringers in Newport, Rhode Island in the late 18th century.
front Porringer
This pewter porringer by Samuel Danforth (1774-1816) was used for both eating and drinking.
front Pint mug
c. 1790
The pewter pint mug in a tulip shape was made in Bristol, England, probably by Robert Bush, who was working between 1755 and 1793.


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