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Porringer

1991.409 (RS20857)

Description

Wooden porringer with carved round bowl and wide flat raked handle. Light weight; from one piece of wood. Dark wood.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1680-1750
Inscriptions
Handwritten on paper label at bottom underside: Atkins
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)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.409
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2388

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