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American pewter

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Kerfoot, John Barrett, 1865-1927
American pewter
New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1924
xxiii, 239 p. front., plates. 29 cm.

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Contents

[Half-title] American pewter

[Frontispiece] Covered sugar bowl, p. [ii]

[Title page] American pewter, pp. [iii]-[iv]

[Dedication], pp. [v]-[vi]

[Contents] Contents, pp. [vii]-[viii]

A reference list of the illustrations, pp. [ix]-xxiii ff.

Chapter I: Collecting, collectibles, and collectibility, pp. [1]-9

Chapter II: The what, when, and where of pewter, pp. [10]-[13]-[20]

Chapter III: Pewter in America before 1750, pp. [21]-33

Chapter IV: Pewter-making in America, 1750-1850, pp. [34]-51

Chapter V: Largely statistical, pp. [52]-71

Chapter VI: The eight-inch-plate men, pp. [72]-130

Chapter VII: The transition workers, pp. [131]-145

Chapter VIII: The coffee-pot era, pp. [146]-187

Chapter IX: The marking of American pewter, pp. [188]-207

Chapter X: The pewter lamp, pp. [208]-213

Chapter XI: And, finally, brethren—, pp. [214]-228

Index, pp. [229]-239


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