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Porringer

1993.477 (RS219832)

Description

Round, pewter porringer with crown handle, convex well with two incised bands.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1820
Inscriptions
"G S" ("G" and "S" are backwards)
Location of origin
United States, New England
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
tin alloy
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
Porringer
porringers (dishes)
tin (metal)
tin alloy
Dimensions
2 x 7 3/4 (HxW), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.477
Credit Line
Bequest of the Estate of C. Spaulding Prime
GUSN
223573
Related Items
Accession number 2001.246 Relationship same handle motif
Accession number 1950.467 Relationship same handle motif
Accession number 1934.596
Title Porringer Accession number 2001.246

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