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Export pewter basins are relatively abundant however no so in this condition. This Export example is in near mint condition with a very strong touch and beautiful hammered booge.
The 8 1/16" basin was made by Thomas and Townsend Compton, of London, working 1802-14. Thomas Compton was John Townsend's son-in-law and Townsend Compton, his grandson.
A super piece by one of the most prolific Exporters from London. The Townsend Dynasty.
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