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Porringer

1992.732 (RS21442)

Description

Redware porringer, of rounded form and with a flared rim, on a low foot. It has a rim to body loop handle and is covered overall with a deep brown/black lead glaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1815
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
Porringer
porringers (dishes)
redware
Redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
2.75 x 5.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.732
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11588

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