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Porringer

1991.408 (RS20856)

Description

Treen porringer with wide and deep rounded bowl and flat, downturned handle. Light weight, V-notch to rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1680-1750
Inscriptions
Handwritten on paper label at bottom underside: Atkins [former owner]
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Porringer
porringers (dishes)
Treen
treenware
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5 1/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.408
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2387

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