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Porringer

1991.495 (RS20955)

Description

A pewter porringer with "flower" handle and narrow rim.

Details

Maker
Possibly Lee, Richard (Maker)
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
Stamped on the handle is: RICHARD LEE .
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin alloy
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cast
casting (process)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
PORRINGER
porringers (dishes)
tin alloy
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 3 5/8 x 5 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.495
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2470

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