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Porringer

1949.169 (RS219844)

Description

Round pewter porringer with Old English handle and trench around convex well. Stamped with "Hamlin" maker's seal.

Details

Maker
Probably Hamlin, Samuel, Jr. (Pewterer)
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
"HAMLIN" (on maker's seal that includes eagle with anchor)
Location of origin
Providence, Rhode Island
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
Porringer
porringers (dishes)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 6 1/4 (HxW), 4 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.169
Credit Line
Gift from New England Pewter
GUSN
54984
Related Items
Title Porringer Accession number 1934.599

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