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A history of American pewter

by Charles Franklin Montgomery

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Pewter -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 241-242.

      Statement[by] Charles F. Montgomery.
      SeriesAmerican decorative arts series, A Winterthur book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK8412 .M66 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination246 p.
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4577255M
      LC Control Number77141362

      The history of pewter in the Western World. Some people think of Pewter as a cheap substitute for Sterling silver but this it is not. Pewter is a splendid metal with its own merits and qualities that make it a fine precious metal for both decorative and practical applications. Pewter historically was an alloy of tin and lead (up to 50% Pb). You Are Bidding On This Beautiful, COMPLETE SET OF 11 PEWTER MEDALS Commemorating The Battles Of The American Revolution,This Pewter Medals .

      this candlestick is made by web of pewter and made in lestisserandsduquebec.com is missing the glass globe that goes to it. but it can be used as lestisserandsduquebec.comful piecethanks for looking from ebay. American and British Pewter: An Historical Survey (Antiques magazine library ; 6) by Thomas, John Carl and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at lestisserandsduquebec.com

      Jan 23,  · Drink and be merry with the Pawn Stars when a Pre-Revolutionary American pewter tankard clanks into the shop. Will Rick cheers to an offer or will he put a lid. Antiques on the Square carries antique pewter from the s and s. Pewter is a very soft and easily moulded alloy whose main content is tin. The history of pewter tableware and serving items can be traced back as far as the 11th century. In spite of its history, very few pewter items made before the s can be found today outside of museums.


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A List of Titles dealing with American Pewter. Books: Note: All books listed, with the exception of Connecticut Pewter and Pewterers, by John Carl Thomas, Pewter At Colonial Williamsburg, by John D. Davis, Pewter in Pennsylvania German Churches by Donald M. Herr, The Charles V. Swain Collection, and An American Pewter Collection The Collection of Dr.

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Let’s get started. Those early writers inspired Ledlie 1. Laughlin to create the two-volume Pewter in America, which was published by that PCCA member in That book, and a third volume published inis still the most comprehensive overall publication dealing with the subject of American pewter.

For American pewter, the best guide to photographs of pewterers' marks is Ledlie Laughlin's three volumn, Pewter in America, Its Makers and Their Marks. However the last volumn was published in Discoveries since have been published in the PCCA Bulletin, published twice a year.

Other sources for drawings of most of the American pewter marks are listed in the bibliography. Pewter (/ ˈ p juː t ər /) is a malleable metal alloy composed of 85–99% tin, mixed with approximately 5–10% antimony, 2% copper, bismuth, and sometimes silver.

Copper and antimony act as hardeners but may be replaced with lead in lower grades of pewter, imparting a bluish tint. Pewter has a low melting point, around – °C (– °F), depending on the exact mixture of metals.

The use of Pewter Spoons in America from to Terrence E. SheridanIntroductionWhen selecting serving pieces and table settings at your site, the historic importance of pewter should not be overlooked.“Pewter in medieval days was the material in universal use for the tables and sideboards of the middle and upper classes,silver plate appearing only in the royal palaces and in the.

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Pewter history is relatively recent compared to other metals or alloys such as gold, silver and bronze. In fact there was a 'Bronze Age' but no one's heard of a 'Pewter Age'. By the way, bronze is an alloy related to pewter. It is mostly copper with a little bit of tin, while pewter is the other way around.

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Let’s get started. This is a book written by two of the most passionate collectors you will ever meet. One might call this a wish book, as in, “I wish this was my collection!” It is not a history of American pewter nor is it about the craft of pewter making or the pewterer’s themselves.

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May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.