A heavy, well-used plate bearing the "Barth" family crest which would have once signified ownership. There is no maker's mark evident, only a plate quality "X" touch on the back. Numerous knife cut marks, small dings, pitting and abrasions that you would expect from several hundred years of use. There is a small hole in the bottom. Measures 9-1/4". Probably English or American. Good color; a plate with a lot of character, especially with the dragon-head crest.
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