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Title

Alms plate

Artist

John Coney

Date

c. 1685

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Alms plate, John Coney
Alms plate: Gallery Label - Current
: Toward a Tea Set by Paul Revere
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Silver
Size: 11 x 11 in. (27.94 x 27.94 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Massachusetts, Boston
Culture: North America, United States, Massachusetts
Style: 17th century
Inscriptions: MarksEngraved on border of plate, the arms of Eyre. mark on rim opposite coat-of-arms: <I.C.>, a pellet between fleur-de-lis below, in shield
Physical Description: alms plate with broad rim and reeded edge; Townsend Eyre coat-of-arms engraved on rim (see last card and letter in accession file)
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of James F. and Louise H. Bell
Accession Number: 34.6
Artist: John Coney, American, 1656-1722
Role: Maker
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, 1656-1722
Added to Site: February 28, 2009