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Porringer

1992.735 (RS21441)

Description

Redware porringer with straight tapered sides and a somewhat warped deep bowl. It has a tooled band 3/4" below the rim and also a strap handle. It is covered overall with a deep brown/black glaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1799
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
Lead Glazed
Porringer
porringers (dishes)
Redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
2 5/8 x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.735
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11590

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