7 3/4" pennsylvania 'love' plate

offered for sale is this 7 3/4" single reed plate, struck well with all three marks used by 'love' makers.  these pewterers were a successive line of anonymous craftsmen in southeast pennsylvania who worked from 1760 to 1820.  the "london" mark may have been used to deceive 'english-loyal' buyers.  these makers probably included parks boyd and robert palethorp, jr.  this plate has some deep etching to the front and is priced accordingly.

item #br-520

price $110

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