14 1/2" compton london export dish
offered for sale in as found condition is this very nice deep dish by the partnership or thomas and townsend compton of london 1802-1814. They were among the finest pewterers of their time and exported a good deal of fine wares to america. the single reeded dish is 14 1/2" in diameter and 2 1/8" deep. the back booge has many rows of finely executed hammermarks. the touchmarks are very good, as is its condition.