DATED 1690 PEWTER BIRTH PLATE FAMILY CREST NICE

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A fine quality pewter plate obviously made for someone of rank and importance. Appears to be Joseph Job: Adam Furst v. Lichtenstein dated 27 May 1690 for this childs birth. Nice coat of arms or family crest. 9" across. Good condition one area of minor rub.

Provenance: This piece was owned by Helen Nelson who's family founded the Nelson Atkins museum of Art in Kansas City and specialized in Asian Art. They also founded the Kansas City Star which is still the main newspaper of KC. This was purchased in the 1930s as most all of her oriental items were this was lot #861 at her sale.

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261646
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Antiques
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