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Porringer

1949.170 (RS219834)

Description

Round pewter porringer with detached Old English handle and convex well. The handle stamped with maker's seal.

Details

Maker
Calder, William (Pewterer)
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
"CALDER" (within maker's mark)
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 3/4 x 7 3/4 (HxW), 5 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.170
Credit Line
Gift from Charles K. Davis
GUSN
54985

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