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Porringer

1949.167 (RS219824)

Description

Round pewter porringer with "Old English" handle and trench around convex well.

Details

Label
Exhibited in DAPC, July 2000
Maker
Thomas Danforth Boardman & Sherman Boardman (Pewterer)
Date
1825-1850
Inscriptions
"TD&SB" (stamped)
Location of origin
Hartford, Connecticut
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut)
New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
Porringer
porringers (dishes)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
1 1/2 x 6 (HxW), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.167
Credit Line
Gift from Charles K. Davis
GUSN
54982
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